Outdoor: Construction

  • Build a bike trail.
  • Build a bird viewing hut for nature center.
  • Build a boat dock for the community.
  • Build a bridge for park.
  • Build a campfire bowl and stage in a public park.
  • Build a city Welcome sign.
  • Build a concrete sidewalk at a school.
  • Build a fence in neighborhood park.
  • Build a retaining wall on a trail, greenway or preserve.
  • Build a small park on unused lot in the neighborhood.
  • Build a water garden for the community or a city park.
  • Build benches along nature trail.
  • Build or repair a fence at cemetery.
  • Build outdoor picnic tables for to support a school or community need.
  • Clear and widen a fire road in a park, greenway or forest preserve to improve passage.
  • Construct a disc golf course for park.
  • Plan and build a brick fireplace for a local park.
  • Plan and support demolition of abandon property in a community; develop property as a public park.
  • Plan, organize and build a softball field for the community.
  • Re-shingle roofs on nature center buildings.
  • Restore a fences around a park.
  • Restore a Historical landmark.
  • Solve a rainwater problem in a children’s playground area.
  • Build a display for a local forest preserve or nature center.
  • Build a Fish habitat from recycled Christmas trees.
  • Build an enclosure, following specifications provided by the zoo or similar organization, for the public display and safekeeping of birds.
  • Build owl boxes for the community.
  • Build playground equipment for abuse shelter.
  • Rebuild shelters at a zoo.
  • Build a nature trail in a city park.
  • Build benches for nature center, park or forest preserve.
  • Construct bridges on a trail at nature center, park or greenway.
  • Construct footbridge linking school and neighboring homes.
  • Create flower parks with welcome signs at the entrance to a community.
  • Design and build flower beds for main entrance of school.
  • Plan and build benches, planters, and brick walkway for a community organization, museum or religious group.
  • Repaint bleachers at school.
  • Repair and improve a community baseball park’s fields and concession stands.
  • Build a shaded pavilion for a preschool playground.
  • Build an outdoor playhouse for a nonprofit day-care or after-school program.
  • Build an outdoor play-yard for a nonprofit day-care or after-school program.
  • Build an outdoor weather station for an elementary school.
  • Build and/or install bike racks at a school.
  • Clear unused building at Boy’s and Girl’s Club or other similar organization; help make the space useful by helping to develop a program to use the space.
  • Construct a kiosk to be used as message center, map holder and information center at a park.
  • Clear a trail through wilderness area of a park.
  • Build trails in a community park, greenway or forest preserve.
  • Build wheel-chair accessible picnic tables at occupational rehab center or for a hospital.
  • Build wheelchair ramp for a community or school stadium.
  • Clear a wheelchair and visually impaired trail, build and install wooden distance markers, create a downloadable mp3 audio program about the history of the trail, vegetation and animal life.
  • Make cabins and facilities at a youth camp wheelchair accessible.
  • Build outdoor classrooms.
  • Design and develop a nature trail exhibit for a park or greenway.
  • Design, build and install identifying maps for a community sports complex.
  • Replace signs on a recreational trail.
  • Restore or build a Learning Garden for school.
  • Build horseshoe pitching court or shuffle-board court for residents of senior citizen’s center.
  • Construct park benches at bus stops for the elderly.
  • Design and build a prayer garden.
  • Design and build an outdoor chapel for a church.
  • Construct mechanical safety belt demonstrators for department of public safety.
  • Make trail posts. warning signs, and location markers for hikers.
  • Build a Veterans memorial for city park.