Construction and Development Updates

Coming soon:

  • Median improvements are currently in the design phase on White Street as well as on Collin McKinney Parkway from Stacy Road to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Prestwyck Neighborhood Park- This park will be located near the intersection of University Drive and Coit Road within the Prestwyck subdivision.
  • Finch Park- Improvements to this park will include a new pavilion and trail connections.

The dates shown below are subject to change. Please contact a Parks Development staff member with questions or for more detailed information about the projects listed on this page.

Current Parks Development Projects
End Date
Bonnie Wenk Park Phase 2
This project will connect the existing park road in Phase 1 to Hardin Blvd., add two lighted athletic fields, two playgrounds including the city's first All Abilities Playground, trails, swings, a restroom and parking.

Please see the following FAQs regarding park construction.
Completion is expected during fall 2018.

The Courts at Gabe Nesbitt Expansion 

This project includes the expansion of the tennis center with 12 additional courts, maintenance building, playground areas, landscape enhancements, trail improvements and sports field practice areas within Gabe Nesbitt Park.
Construction is underway with completion targeted for summer 2019

Scott Elementary School Park
This park is located within the Westridge development near the intersection of Millbend and Eden Dr. and will include a pavilion(s), playground areas, swings, basketball court, open play areas, a looped trail and landscaping / tree plantings.
Construction is expected to begin mid-summer 2018.
Rowlett Creek / SPCA Trail
This trail will provide an undergrade connection between Rowlett Creek on the north side of Stacy Rd. to the existing trail along the south side of Stacy Rd.
Project on hold pending land acquisition.

Cottonwood Park Renovations

This project will include renovations and upgrades to park amenities that are currently on the site.  
Construction expected to begin in 2019.

Gray Branch Park Master Plan

The master plan update for this 212-acre park located south of 380 and along both sides of Gray Branch Road will include sports fields, a recreation center, trails, pavilions, concessions, parking, maintenance facilities, and playgrounds.
Design in progress. No construction is planned at this time.

Fitzhugh Park Improvements

This includes adding a drinking fountain and a new pavilion with tables and benches.
Project to be completed late summer / early fall.