Development Update

Construction & Development Update

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 FAQ's regarding park construction.
Summer 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.
Design is underway with construction targeted for 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.
Design is underway with construction targeted for late 2018

Cottonwood Park Renovations

This project will include renovations and upgrades to park amenities that are currently on the site.  
Design is underway with construction targeted for late 2018

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.

Towne Lake Playground 

The existing playground equipment along Wilson Creek Pkwy. is being upgraded as well as adding swings and a 2-5-year-old play structure.
Project to be completed the week of January 15

Community Center Playground

A new playground is being added as part of the trail project that was recently completed.  
Project to be completed by the end of January

Fitzhugh Park Improvements

This includes adding a drinking fountain and a new pavilion with tables and benches.
Project to be completed Spring 2018.