The City is improving the playground in Scarborough Village Park. These improvements are part of an ongoing city-wide program to ensure playgrounds provide safe and accessible fun for many years to come!

  • Spring 2023: Community engagement (online survey)
  • Summer 2023: Detailed design and hire a construction team
  • Fall 2023: Construction starts
  • Spring 2024: Construction complete, playground reopens

The timeline is subject to change.

Online Survey

Spring 2023

An online survey will be posted on this page in the spring. The survey will ask for your feedback and preferences on multiple playground options. The design team will use the community feedback collected in this survey to develop a single playground design.

The results of the survey will also be posted on this page.

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Scarborough Village Park Playground is located at 23 Gatesview Ave.

The playground currently includes:

  • One swing sets with:
    • One swing for ages two to five
    • Two swings for ages five and up
    • One accessible swing
  • A play structure for two and up
  • A play structure for five and up
  • Sand under all play areas

The playground will be redesigned using feedback from the community. The redesigned playground is proposed to include:

  • Playground equipment for ages two to 12
  • Splash pad
  • Additional seating
  • Engineered wood fibre 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.
  • A shade structure (pending available project budget)

Improvements will only be made in the general playground area. This will not include any new water or lighting features or improvements to other areas of the park.