Park and Greenway Projects

What park and greenway projects are happening now?

Last updated Dec. 09, 2014 - 11:38 am

The Design Development Division of the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department is responsible for the oversight of park and greenway planning and development.

Park Projects

ParkStatusDates of Interest
Abbotts Creek Park and Community Center at the North Wake LandfillConstruction
Annie Louise Wilkerson, MD Nature Preserve Park - Phase TwoConstruction
Chavis Park Community Conversation
PlanningCity Council reviews consultant team for Phase One Implementation of the Master Plan on December 2.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Gardens ExpansionDesign
Falls Whitewater ParkPlanning
On hold until funding is available
Forest Ridge ParkDesign
NC State University Gregg Museum of Art and Design and Pullen ParkDesign

Horseshoe Farm Nature PreserveConstruction
Joslin GardensPlanning
Lake Johnson CenterBidding
Leesville Park - Multipurpose TrailConstruction
Trail is complete. Trees to be installed in January.
Moore Square Master PlanPlanning
Sierra-Lineberry Park Master PlanCompleteCity Council approved the Master Plan on November 18, 2014.
Southeast Raleigh Tennis Center at Barwell Road ParkDesign
Wooten Meadow Master PlanPlanningCity Council approved the Situational Assessment and SIP on November 18, 2014.

Greenway Projects

View Greenway Repairs & Closures

SegmentStatusDates of Interest
Crabtree Creek ExtensionConstructionExpected to be completed Fall 2014
Honeycutt Creek and East Fork Mine Creek GreenwayConstruction
Expected to be completed Fall 2014
Neuse River - Neuse RiverbendConstructionExpected to be completed Fall 2014
What is the Capital Area Greenway System?

System Integration Plans

Park Property Status Dates of Interest
Barwell Road Park Complete Adopted March 2013
Alvis Farm Complete Adopted 2007
Erinsbrook Drive Complete Adopted 2011
Forestville Road Complete Adopted 2010
Kyle Drive Complete Adopted 2010
Milburnie Complete Adopted 2007
Sierra-Lineberry Complete Adopted October 2013
Strickland Road Complete Adopted 2007
Wooten MeadowDraft
What is a system integration plan?

Parks, Recreation System Plan

The System Plan project is a 16-month comprehensive process that will shape the direction, development and delivery of the city’s parks and recreation services, facilities, and programs over the next 20 years.

Learn more about Parks, Recreation System Plan

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