The new playground in Douglas Park is now open!
Some of the improvements include:
- Log tower with large slide
- Accessible play equipment
- Sand play area with water table
- New paths with seating
- Rebuilt zip line
- Picnic tables
- A quiet play/outdoor classroom
- Basketball court improvements
Here is our progress and planned steps to rebuild the playground.
Meet with Douglas Park Community Centre Association
- We discussed the playground renewal.
June 11, 2016
Raise awareness of the upgrade at Douglas Park Community Days
- We promoted the playground upgrade and received initial comments from the community.
Develop the playground concept
October 13, 2016
Get community feedback on the initial concept
- We held an open house at the Douglas Park Community Centre to present the initial concept and receive your feedback.
Winter 2016/ summer 2017
Develop the refined playground concept
Contractors bid on constructing new playground
Contractor selected for project
Existing playground closed and construction begins
Open the renewed playground
Official opening celebration
Contact the project team