Tag: Redondo boardwalk

With the cut of a ribbon, the renovated Redondo Boardwalk is officially open!

Photos by Steven Goegebuer With the cut of a ribbon, the Redondo Boardwalk in Des Moines was officially re-opened on Saturday afternoon, Nov. 5. The boardwalk has been open to the public for a month now since being completed in early October. On hand were Sen. Karen Keiser and Mark Miloscia, State Reps. Mia Gregerson, Teri Hickel, […]

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After two years (and some tears), rebuilt Redondo Boardwalk is now open

After being closed by damage caused by a catastrophic November 2014 storm (read our previous coverage here), the Redondo Boardwalk was quietly re-opened to the public on Wednesday Oct. 5. The rebuilt boardwalk – which cost just over $4.7 million – consists of a concrete deck with wood stamp finish, stainless steel cable railing, and low […]

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$4.7 million, re-built Redondo Boardwalk scheduled to open this Summer

A public update meeting was held on Friday, Jan. 8 at the MaST Center, and City of Des Moines Transportation Engineer Andrew Merges said that the renovation of the Redondo Boardwalk is targeted for a Summer 2016 opening, with construction set to being in March. Project funding – for just over $4.7 million – has been secured, […]

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VIDEO: Saturday’s Storm Batters Des Moines’ Redondo Boardwalk to Pieces

KIRO News sent a truck to cover yesterday’s devastating destruction of Redondo’s beloved boardwalk. We’ve included their coverage below. It’s an eye-full, amplifying the fine photos and story contributed by Gene Achziger yesterday. Post by The Waterland Blog. Photo courtesy Susan White. See yesterday’s coverage for more photos and the full story.

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