The Thompson's Station Parks and Recreation Advisory Board along with Town Staff have come up with a list of Park Improvements that will be included in the Town's Budget under Capital Improvement Projects. These projects look forward over the next 4 years and include the creation of a Town-wide Master Plan for all of the Town's Parkland.
NOTE: You can catch up on everything Parks related by visiting the Agenda Center to see videos and agenda materials of each Parks Board Meeting. Contact Micah Wood at the Community Development Department for more information.
Parkland and Greenway Signage and Branding FY2021-22: The project will work to create a unified brand for the Town’s parkland and to install signage that conveys that brand throughout each park and greenway trail.
Parkland Maintenance and Facilities Upgrades FY2021-22: This project is an on-going budget item that includes generally upkeep and upgrades that are needed for the Town’s parkland.
Park Benches and other Furniture FY2021-22 & FY2022-23: This project will provide replacements for benches and furniture throughout the Town’s parkland. This project is projected to cover two fiscal years.
Dog Agility Equipment FY2021-22: This project will provide for the construction and installation of new dog agility equipment at the Mars Dog Park.
Town Parks Master Plan FY2022-23 & FY2023-24: This project will create a Townwide Master Plan for the Town’s Parkland current and future needs.
Preservation Park Horse Trail & Parking Upgrades FY2022-23: This project will provide for the designation, construction, and installation of the horse trails in Preservation Park, according to the Preservation Park Master Plan. In conjunction, the parking lot areas will be upgraded to accommodate the horse trailers and to provide to additional parking for Preservation park
Preservation Park Amphitheater FY2023-24: This project will provide for the construction and installation of an amphitheater in Preservation Park, per the Preservation Park Master Plan.
Sarah Benson Park Playground ADA Upgrades FY2024-25: This project will provide for an assessment and any recommended upgrades necessary to ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. This project may be grant funded.