- Capital Projects
Current Capital Projects
See a list of ongoing City Capital Projects.
Cane Creek Park Trail Resurfacing
This project consists of resurfacing the trails surrounding Cane Creek Park.
Widening of South Jefferson Avenue
The South Jefferson Avenue improvement project includes widening the street to a five (5) lane facility from Interstate 40, south to State Highway 111. The project will include construction of sidewalks on both sides of the street with curb and gutter for storm drainage. The project will add dual left-turn lanes at Bunker Hill Road onto South Jefferson Avenue and the I-40 East Bound off-ramp onto South Jefferson Avenue.
Widening of East 10th Street
Consists of widening to five lanes, construction of sidewalks on both sides, and installment of LED street lighting.
Tennessee Avenue Sewer Line Extension
The Tennessee Avenue Sewer Line Extension project will extend sewer service to an area north of Interstate 40 and along Tennessee Avenue.
Future Capital Projects
See a list of Future City Capital Projects.
Rail Trail - Westward Expansion
This project consists of extending the Tennessee Central Rail-Trail westward from the Cookeville Depot to Cane Creek Park.
South Willow Avenue/West Jackson Street - Turn Lanes
The South Willow Avenue / West Jackson Street project consists of the construction of a second turn lane on South Willow Avenue and a dedicated right turn lane on West Jackson Street.
Completed Capital Projects
See a list of the completed City Capital Projects.
Police Department Headquarters
Cane Creek Dog Park
Approx 36,000 s.f. off-leash dog park with two separate areas: one for small dogs (under 25 lbs) and one for large dogs. Features agility equipment, benches, trash cans, drinking fountain, etc. Funded partly by a Dog Park Dash grant from Boyd Foundation.
Cane Creek Park Shoreline Restoration
This project consists of restoring and stabilizing the eroded sections of the northern shore of Cane Creek Lake, repairing and resurfacing damaged portions of the paved walking path, and replacing and widening the bridge crossing the northern shore of the lake.
City Hall Renovations
Animal Shelter Education Room
A new 1,000 square foot Education Room addition at the Cookeville/Putnam County Animal Shelter located at 2650 Gainesboro Grade.
Cane Creek SportsPlex Shade Structures
The Cane Creek Park SportsPlex had 8 new shade structures installed.
Park View Skate Park
Construction of new Skate Park off Scott Avenue.
West End Park
The West End Park improvements involved basketball court resurfacing, new playground equipment and playground surface, clearing and fencing installed.
Dogwood Park Restroom
New restroom facility constructed for the Heart of the City Playground at Dogwood Park.
North Cedar Avenue - Streetscape
This project consists of widening existing lanes, construction of bike lanes and sidewalks on both sides, and decorative streetlights.
East Hudgens Street / South Elm Avenue - Turn Lane
Construction of right turn lane on E Hudgens St and S Elm Ave to provide better traffic flow at Capshaw Elementary School.
Cream City AlleyScape
This project consisted of Cream City alley walkway improvements, new sidewalks, utility improvements, landscaping.