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Category: Planning & Projects

Calahan Park Master Plan

The Final Public Meeting On November 30th, 2021, BPRW hosted the third and final virtual public meeting to walk through and review the final draft master plan for Calahan Park….READ MORE

Perkins Pier Siting Study & Master Plan

Together with the BPRW team,  consultants at Agency Landscape + Planning led several public workshops to engage the community in providing feedback on Perkins Pier. If you missed any of…READ MORE

Champlain Street Park Improvements

Champlain St. Park Design is Back! Sept 2021 Update After more than a year-long hiatus, the visioning and design process for Champlain St. Park is officially restarting!  Due to the onset…READ MORE

2021 Greenway Projects

This is the page info about the construction updates affecting the Bike Path for the 2021 construction season. View the interactive map for current conditions. Wondering about the Greenway conditions…READ MORE

311 North Avenue Park Property

The Burlington Parks, Recreation and Waterfront (BPRW) property currently known as 311 North Avenue is a unique park, modest in size at 12 acres, and rich in its value and…READ MORE

Arms Forest Trails Design

Construction Complete!  August 2021 Phase 1 of trails improvements at Arms Forest have been completed! Working from 7/6-7/24 our contractor, Timber and Stone LLC, completed the project in a mere three weeks,…READ MORE

Other 2021 Projects in the Works

Here’s a list of other smaller projects happening in the parks system! Projects in Progress Schifilliti Park Softball Field Conversion: A Request for Proposals (RFP) and planset have been drafted…READ MORE

Burlington Greenway Updates

The Path is Open! On December 8th, 2020 Mayor Miro Weinberger announced the opening of the Bike Path from Oakledge Park to Roundhouse Park, reconnecting the South End to the…READ MORE

Leddy Bike Park Community Input

We’re working on designs of our first Bike Park! The park will welcome all ages and levels of bike riders. This is a continuing public conversation building from the previous public…READ MORE

Park Projects Update Fall 2020

Several Parks projects are moving forward after a tumultuous spring balancing changes in operations and uncertainties brought on by COVID-19. While the weather gave the impression of an early construction…READ MORE