Benchmark Engineering & Surveying, LLC was selected by the City of Flowood to provide land surveying, civil engineering services for the design of the expansion of Winner’s Circle Park. Winner’s Circle Park is a city park located at 100 Winner’s Circle Drive. The expansion covered approximately 4 ac and included the installation of concrete walking paths, a parking lot, 3 lighted tennis courts, 3 completely shaded playground areas and numerous trees, landscaped beds, landscaping items and signage throughout the park. The total park area is now over 7 acres.
The project was an expansion of the existing Winner’s Circle Park which is the host of the majority of Flowood’s community activities. The City obtained 2.5 ac adjacent to the existing park which made the expansion possible. The park provides the citizens of Flowood a place and opportunity to get outside with their children for picnic lunches and play time on one of 3 separate, completely shaded play areas that are designed to separate the kids into age groups for safety while playing. The park expansion also provided 3 additional lighted tennis courts that when combined with the 2 existing courts the city the city has 5 courts for the public’s use or for hosting local league matches and tournaments. Additional amenities provided by the design team included for this project were the construction of a new parking lot, new pavilions equipped with tables and grills, additional concrete trials for walking, and numerous landscaped beds and trees throughout the park.