Accession Number:

ADA618285

Title:

Final Environmental Assessment to Construct a One-quarter Mile Track with Stretching Pads and PAR Course Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CIVIL ENGINEER SQUADRON (82ND) SHEPPARD AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

Description of Proposed Action The Proposed Action includes the construction of a one-quarter mile track with stretching pad and a par coursenature trail at SAFB, Texas. The current 82 TRW situation to provide adequate fitness space is in support ofthe fitness center programs and the requirements of the USAF physical fitness criteria to meet current and future mission needs. The Proposed Action is to provide continued and upgraded training and fitness in a cost effective and expeditious manner. Specific components of the Proposed Action include Construction of a one-quarter mile track and parking area consisting of a 6 lane walking track in the area between Ave E and. Ave F, north of 8th Ave, The track will consist of asphalt and concrete with a rubber surfacing made of polyurethane and recycled tires, Addition of stretching pads comprised of 2 concrete, rubberized workout pads located around the walking track, Install utility and electrical lines to provide dusk-to-dawn timed lighting, restroom facilities, Automatic External Defibrillator AED, and an emergency phone for security and safety of the facility users, Construct of a par coursenature trail with. exercise stations, park benches, and a parking area with timed dusk-to-dawn lighting for securiy, Current landscaping will be used to the maximum extent practical however, additional landscaping shall include trees, rocks, and a variety of ground cover that meets the requirements in accordance with Department of Defense and Air Force Landscape Design criteria.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE