Volunteers said the problem began when Monongalia County condensed the committees overseeing the park into one.
The City of Fairmont held a special meeting Monday night to discuss creating a new municipal complex.
City Manager Jay Rogers said the third floor of the J. Harper Building can no longer meet the city's needs due to its rapid growth.
The current location can't accommodate parking, storage, or security.
Omni Associates will help the city determine the most viable option for proceeding with the project.