Construction and Development Updates

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

Current Parks Development Projects
Project End Date
Fitzhugh Park
This includes the installation of new playground equipment to replace the current aging structure.

September 2019
Greens of McKinney
This 72-acre parcel was donated to the city on June 11, 2018. Please visit this page to find updated information regarding the Greens of McKinney and future land acquisition
No timeline as of now.
The Courts at Gabe Nesbitt Expansion 
This project includes the expansion of the tennis center with 12 additional courts, a maintenance building, two playgrounds, landscape enhancements, trail improvements and sports field practice areas within Gabe Nesbitt Park.
September 2019
George Webb Park
This park is located within the Westridge development near the intersection of Millbend and Eden Drive and will include a pavilion, a playground, dry river bed with planted herbs, basketball court, open green space and hike and bike trail.
September 2019
Rowlett Creek / SPCA Trail

This trail will provide an undergrade connection between Rowlett Creek on the north side of Stacy Road to the existing trail along the south side of Stacy Road.
Project is 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 is 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 is in progress. No construction is planned at this time.
Finch Park
In fall 2019, Finch Park will undergo improvements in accordance with the approved 2010 Master Plan.
The first round of construction will include a new hike and bike trail connection, updated basketball, tennis and pickle ball courts, a new pavilion, two new pedestrian bridges and additional parking.
The second phase of construction will yield new playground pods and a new splash pad.
The project will begin in fall 2019 with no end date at this time.
Prestwyck Neighborhood Park
This park will be located near the intersection of University Drive and Coit Road within the Prestwyck subdivision.
The project is in design with no set timeline.