Increased recreational opportunities as a result of improved access to Big Creek Lake Park.

Our Solution

Hayter Engineering assisted the City of Cooper in obtaining grant funds from Texas Parks and Wildlife for Big Creek Lake Park improvements. Work performed by the owner and volunteers was designed, reviewed, and coordinated by Hayter Engineering.

Improvements included:

  • Renovation of courtesy dock,

  • Concrete handicap parking and gravel public parking,

  • Handicap accessible sidewalk to courtesy dock,

  • Solar powered lighting, grading of access road,

  • Dredging around existing boat ramp and courtesy dock,

  • Gabion retaining wall for erosion control.
    Services performed by Hayter Engineering are listed at right.

Project Details


Cooper, Texas




  • Financial Application Assistance
  • Preliminary Engineering
  • Environmental Assessment
  • 404 Permit
  • Design Surveys
  • Design Plans & Specifications
  • Construction Bid & Award
  • Construction Review
  • TDLR Accessibility Review
  • Warranty Review