The Council Bluffs City Council, in a 4-1 vote on November 24, 2014, approved contracts for services involving construction of the Playland Park project.
Councilwoman Sharon White said Playland Park would highlight the west end.
The council recently approved a new master plan for Playland Park that would include two condominium towers, two multilevel office buildings, that could be 10 stories tall, and three levels of apartments and other residential buildings.
If it's foggy, you can duck into the polished redwood-and-concrete visitor center to learn about the Ohlone people who once lived here, see photos of the old Playland park
, or buy a cup of clam chowder.
For most of the team's lifespan, the Blue Sox played at Playland Park
, which sounds idyllic, but was, in fact, in the middle of an auto racetrack.
The Blue Sox diamond at Playland Park was built on the site of an auto racetrack.
Certainly the large crowd of nearly 1,500 that Saturday evening at Playland Park, the home field for the Blue Sox, had no idea as the game began that they were to witness an historic event.