Take the phase 2 online survey by October 4, 2020, to share your feedback and help inform the park and playground improvements.
The City is updating Joseph Burr Tyrrell Park and playground to improve the space for playground and park users.
This timeline is subject to change.
The redesigned park and playground will include:
The park and playground design will be developed through consultation with the community.
The second phase of the park and playground redesign has begun. The design team reviewed the feedback collected so far to develop multiple design options for both the park and playground. Community members can review the design options and share their preferences and comments. The feedback collected in this phase will lead to the selection and refinement of a single redesign plan for the park and playground. Check the Get Involved section for more information.
The City collected feedback from community members on the high-level, preliminary layouts. The results will be used to inform the development of more detailed design options for the park and playground. The survey closed on July 27, 2020.
Findings from the survey will be posted to the website when they are available.
A design team has been hired to lead the design development and consultation process. They have developed a site analysis report. Based on this report and the feedback from the January 2020 online survey, they have produced three high-level preliminary layout options for the park. These contain different ideas for play and passive recreation areas, pathways and buffer zones.
The three high-level, preliminary layouts follow. The City is collected feedback on these layouts through an online survey, which closed July 27, 2020.
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As part of the community engagement process, an online survey was completed by 32 residents. Participants shared what they liked, disliked, and wanted to see changed in Joseph Burr Tyrrell Park. The results of this survey are summarised below:
Take the survey until October 4, 2020.
In this phase, community members can review multiple design options for both the park and playground, and share their preferences and comments.
The feedback collected in this phase will lead to the selection and refinement of a single redesign plan for the park and playground.
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