City Council approves $3.9 million for Forest Creek Golf Club improvements

Course will be closed December 2017 through summer 2018

Forest Creek Golf Club will undergo extensive repairs and renovation to improve the course starting this December. The work will necessitate a full closure through summer 2018. The City Council approved the $3.9 million in repair and renovation contracts at its Nov. 9 meeting.

The work includes:

  • Rebuilding of the current 18 greens, putting green and chipping green to USGA specifications
  • Addition of a new extra green and extra tee area to create the option of 19 hole tournaments and events
  • Complete renovation of the driving range to include new tee area, regrading of the range, target greens and sand traps
  • Reconstruction of all bunkers
  • Improved drainage in low lying areas of the course
  • Installation of new course irrigation system
  • Replacement of 7 cart bridges
  • Reinforcement and redecking of 2 cart bridges

Open houses will be held at 6 p.m. on Nov. 14 and 15 to discuss the renovation in further detail. They will be held at the Forest Creek Golf Club clubhouse, 99 Twin Ridge Parkway.

 

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