The City is improving Bob Acton Park and adding a new playground! Community feedback collected during the community engagement process will help determine the park improvements and new playground design.

  • Summer 2022: Community engagement
  • July 2022 to Winter 2023: Detailed design and hire a construction team
  • Spring 2023: Construction starts
  • Summer 2023: Construction complete

The timeline is subject to change.

August 2022

Online Survey

From July 26 to August 19, 2022, an online survey collected thoughts and ideas on ways to improve the park.

Bob Acton Park is located at 45 William Hancox Ave., just north of Gerrard Street East between Main Street and Victoria Park Avenue. The park currently includes:

  • A shade structure
  • A sand box
  • Benches
  • Large open lawn area
  • Pathways
  • Trees and shrubs

The park is being improved with new features and amenities, including a new playground. The playground is proposed to include:

  • Play equipment for ages two to 12
  • Additional seating
  • New playground surfacing
  • Accessible play equipment and an accessible pathway connecting to the playground area. This means that people of all abilities will be able to play at this playground