Current Parks Development Projects

The Parks Department will be working on the following projects through 2022. Click on the park name to locate the park using Google Maps, or you can locate them using the Open Space and Parks Application. Links in each of the project descriptions below will open a drawing or photo of the work described.

For general inquires or more information on any of the following projects, please email us at parkrec@citywindsor.ca or phone 519-253-2300 and ask to speak to the project manager listed for each project below.

Dynasty Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Goldenwood Park
A new pickleball and tennis court is under construction north of the parking lot. Project is scheduled for completion in summer of 2023
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

Kominar Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. The playground site work has started, with playground installation to be completed in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Lake Laguna Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Matthew Rodzik Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Ojibway Park
The existing current wood bridge at location number two on the drawing will be replaced with a pedestrian culvert style crossing. The work will begin in mid November 2022 and last about one month. For public safety, during construction the trail leading to the worksite will be closed to prevent access to the site.
Project Manager: Dante Lapico

Oakwood Park
Construction is underway for a dog park to be constructed behind the Capri Pizzeria Recreation Complex. The new dog park will be constructed in two phases. Phase 1 will involve the installation of drainage improvements, asphalt trails, and concrete pathways and pads, followed by grass restoration. Phase 1 work is expected to take approximately four weeks for construction and two weeks for restoration, with completion expected by mid June (weather permitting). Phase 2 will take place in the fall and involve fencing installation to complete the project. Fall installation is needed to allow for proper grass growth over the summer months. The new dog park is expected to be open to the public by the end of 2023.
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Ward 2

Assumption North Park
Design work is underway for new lighting along the riverfront multi-use trail, within Assumption North Park, between the base of the Ambassador Bridge and the base of Randolph Avenue. New lights are expected to be installed before the end of fall 2023.
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Bradley Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

Malden Park
Some of the recently completed off-road bike trails​ have been closed due to a project being undertaken by the salt mine. Signage and barriers are in place indicating which trails are closed. Please exercise caution by staying off trails that have been closed. In addition, the Parks Department has made improvements to park drainage in areas where flooding was an issue.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

McKee Park
Please review our virtual open house regarding the proposed upgrades to the existing boat ramp, shoreline stabilization and rock revetment, a new boardwalk, benches, and observation deck. The design was finalized based on results from an online survey. Construction is nearing completion for the new pathways, lighting, boardwalk and gazebo. A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Construction will begin in spring 2023.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

Mic Mac Park
The installation of new baseball bleachers and sun shades at Cullen Field is complete. Updated layouts have been completed due to sight lines, and the sun shades have been installed.

The installation of a new double basketball court next to the John Ivan building is complete and ready for play.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

A new widened multi-use trail with new concrete pads and dedicated benches in the area of the Kimmy Lucier Playground was completed in the fall of 2022.
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Wilson Park
A new accessible playground and splash pad were installed as part of the Reimagined Adie Knox Herman Recreation Complex project.
Project Manager: Laura Ash

Construction of new pickleball, tennis court, and basketball courts will be starting soon and is scheduled to be completed during the summer of 2023.

Ward 3

Alton C. Parker Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Fred Thomas Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. A new splash pad will replace the existing, aging splash pad. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette 

Gateway Park
Project included a new shared-use asphalt trail through the park with concrete pads and benches, trash and recycle silos, and solar lighting. The project is now competed and open to the public.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

Legacy Park
Project removed the playground and constructed a new playground to the east side of Legacy Park. Project was completed and opened in the fall of 2022. It will be closed temporarily beginning in late May 2023 for installation of the top layer of rubber surface.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

Wigle Park
Construction of a new 16-stall parking lot off Mercer Street is now complete. The parking lot is open for use.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

Ward 4

Devonshire Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Playground site work has begun and will be completed in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Garwood Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Gignac Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Kids Alliance Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Willistead Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Stodgell Park
To continue with the recent improvements of playground and parking lot, a new multi-use asphalt pathway with concrete pads and benches was installed. Project is now complete and open to the public.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

Lanspeary Park
Lanspeary Greenhouses were relocated to the new greenhouse facility recently opened in Jackson Park. As part of the transformation, Lanspeary Park will undergo a public consultation process including a recently completed public survey. This data will be taken into consideration during development of a new park concept plan that will be presented for public input at a future public open house. Stay tuned!
Project Manager: Sherif Barsom

Ward 5

Francois Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Mayfair Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Robert Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Ward 6

Alexander Park​
Construction of a seating area with lights and benches will be completed in summer of 2023.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

Homesite Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

St. Paul Grove Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Riverdale Park
A new, wider multi-use trail was recently completed between Riverdale Avenue and Greendale Drive.
Project Manager: Sherif Barsom

Ward 7

Derwent Park
A
 full-sized cricket pitch is being designed for Derwent Park. As announced in May of 2022, this will be the first full-sized pitch and third pitch overall for the city. The concept plan received from the consultant is currently under review and will be presented to council as part of the 2023 budget process.
Project Manager: Sherif Barsom

Cora Greenwood Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Seneca Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Stillmeadow Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Little River Boulevard
Trail rehabilitation, which included milling and repaving the existing asphalt trail along Little River Boulevard from Banwell Road to Clover Avenue, and new trails connecting to Mancroft Street at Morningstar and Katella were completed in the fall of 2022.
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Little River Corridor
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

A new asphalt multi-use trail was paved at the existing granular trail that connects Little River Corridor Park to the intersection of Florence Avenue and Beverly Glen Street. This trail construction was completed in the fall of 2022.
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Construction of a new washroom building is proposed for completion in the fall of 2023. The design drawings for the new washroom building have been received from the consultant and are currently under review.
Project Manager: Sherif Barsom

South Rendezvous
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Elizabeth Kishkon Park
A new washroom building and other improvements will be underway in 2023. The existing parking lot is being rebuilt to include accessible parking spaces, drainage and lighting and to be curbed and paved. The washroom and parking lot improvements will begin in the summer of 2023 and are expected to be completed in the winter of 2024.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

Construction is underway for a dog park to be constructed within Elizabeth Kishkon Park. The new dog park will be constructed in two phases. Phase 1 will involve the installation of drainage improvements, asphalt trails, and concrete pads, followed by grass restoration. Phase 1 work is expected to take approximately four weeks for construction and two weeks for restoration, with completion expected by mid June (weather permitting). Phase 2 will take place in the fall and involve fencing installation to complete the project. Fall installation is needed to allow for proper grass growth over the summer months. The new dog park is expected to be open to the public by the end of 2023.​
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Forest Glade Park
Construction of a splash pad and washroom is complete. Work on the tennis courts to convert the north bank of tennis courts for use as pickleball courts is now complete. Resurfacing of the parking lot and line painting was completed in the fall of 2022.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

Sandpoint Beach
Environmental assessment (EA) to review potential options for the relocation of Sandpoint Beach. Public consultation is complete, and the report will be finalized in 2023. Please visit the project web page for more information.
Project Manager: Laura Ash

Wildwood Park
A new shade structure will be installed south of the parking lot on a concrete pad. Construction will take place in the fall of 2022.
Project Manager: Dante Lapico

Ward 8

Coletta Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Fontainebleau Park
Construction of a new nature-themed splash pad was completed in the summer of 2022.
Project Manager: Darron Ahlstedt

Construction of new pickleball and tennis courts​ north of the parking lot will be completed in the summer of 2023.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

Roseville Gardens Park
A new multi-use asphalt pathway, including new concrete pads with benches, connecting to the existing sidewalk along Roseville Garden Drive, and new soccer goal posts were installed. This construction was completed in the fall of 2022.
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Shawnee Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Thurston Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Polonia Park
Adding to the new accessible play unit that was installed in 2018, a new multi-use pathway was was constructed continuing the improvements in this well used neighbourhood park.
Project Manager: Dante Lapico

Ward 9

Kennilworth Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Maple Leaf Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Patrick Maguire Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Walker Homesite Park and Bike Trail 
The Parks Department repaved a portion of the trail along Walker Homesite Bike Trail between Calderwood Avenue, north into and including repaving/widening the multi-use trail inside Walker Homesite Park. Construction was completed in the fall of 2022.
Project Manager: Mike Todd

Ward 10

Aboriginal Park
A new accessible playground will be installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021. Proposed construction in 2023.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Avondale Playlot
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Jennifer Park
A new accessible playground was installed as part of the 2021 Playground Replacement Program announced in August 2021.
Project Managers: Laura Ash, Dante Lapico

Bellewood Park
Recent park upgrades include a new accessible play unit and a widened multi-use trail complete with new concrete pads and benches.
Project Manager: Dante Lapico

Langlois Park
In addition to a new multi-use pathway, phase one and phase two for lighting, benches, and drainage improvements are now complete.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

Southdale Park
As a continuation of the pathway reconstruction in the adjacent Langlois Park, Southdale Park has a new loop trail and benches now installed.
Project Manager: Trevor Duquette

South Cameron Woodlot
As announced by Mayor Drew Dilkens in May of 2022, a new environmentally sensitive multi-use trail is being planned for the woodlot. The consultant's report is expected to be completed by the end of summer 2022.


For further information, please contact:

Parks and Recreation
2450 McDougall Street
Windsor, Ontario
Canada
Phone: For general information, call 311. 
For detailed inquiries, call (519) 253-2300.
Email: parkrec@citywindsor.ca​​​​​​​​​

 

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