Active Capital Projects

Building

The Engineering Department manages various construction projects within the City of Key West.  Presented below is a selection of these projects.

Additional information regarding projects managed by other agencies can be found at the following links:

Spotlight on Engineering's Capital Projects

Large construction site showing a few courses of cinderblocks with rebar installed

  • Project Stage: Construction
  • Construction End Estimate: Mid 2025
  • Project Updates:
    • Groundbreaking September, 2023
    • Invitation to Bid (ITB) 23-005 awarded to Keystar, Inc. (link)

Overhead view of a potential concept for Bayview Park depicting improved pathways and playground.

  • Project Stage: Design
  • Construction Begin Estimate: October 2024
  • Intent: To make the park a multi-generational park that can be updated for festivals such as the Florida Keys Seafood Festival and Mango Fest Key West.
  • Features: 
    • New design will include an improved playground with shade structures, pavilions, landscape and irrigation, as well as a new restroom facility for patrons with lockable bathrooms. 
    • Playable tennis and basketball court resurfacing will incorporate an updated layout. 
    • New pathways will be installed for patron walking that will also be utilized for vendor access. 
    • Included will be new electrical hookup for vendors and and food trucks to reduce sound and emissions to afford a better overall experience for visitors.

Roadway with uneven surface

  • Project Stage: Design
  • Construction Start Estimate: Spring 2024

  • Intent: Complete Streets improvements to South Street includes paving, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) sidewalks, curb ramps and pavement markings, bike lane facilities, and landscaping from Duval Street to Reynolds Street.

  • Project Updates:

    • Public Meeting: Late 2023

    • Design task order, November 2022: (link)