Playground and Park Improvements

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Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7
905-895-5193

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A Public Information Center Drop-in was held Tuesday, February 27th from 4 to 8 p.m. at Newmarket's Municipal Offices (395 Mulock Drive) inside the Council Chambers for the following parks. Please see the below proposed park improvements & designs.   Please provide any comments and suggestions you may have before March 9th, 2018.

Beswick Park (Towercrest Dr. & Hodgson Dr.)

Beswick Park improvements include:

  • New 911 park address signs to be installed
  • New playground structure to be installed
  • New swing sets
  • New park furniture
  • Playground surfacing to be changed to engineered wood fibre for accessibility needs
  • New trees will be planted in various areas throughout the park

Beswick 3D View

Beswick Park Close Up

Beswick Park South View

Beswick Park North View

Beswick Park Front

Environmental Park (Woodspring Ave. & Gilpin Dr.)

Environmental Park improvements include:

  • New 911 park address signs
  • New playground structure to be installed to replace existing playground
  • New park furniture where needed
  • Existing gardens to be rejuvenated
  • Playground surfacing to be replenished with engineered wood fibre for accessibility needs
  • Parking lot improvements  

Environmental Park 3D view

Environmental Park Close Up

Option A

Option B

Swing set

George Richardson Park (South) (Bayview Pkwy)

  • George Richardson Park (South) improvements include:
  • New 911 park address signs
  • New playground structure and swing set to be installed to replace existing equipment
  • New park furniture, where needed
  • Playground surfacing to be replaced with engineered wood fibre for accessibility needs
  • Accessibility ramp to be installed from asphalt trail to playground surfacing
  • New trees will be planted in various areas throughout the park
  • Asphalt trail to swing set for accessibility needs

George Richardson 3D View

George Richardson Close Up

North View

Swing Set

Whipper Watson (near Clearmeadow Boulevard)

Whipper Watson Park improvements include:

  • New playground structure to replace existing playground structure
  • Playground surfacing to be changed to engineered wood fibre for accessibility needs
  • Existing trails to be converted to asphalt 
  • Accessibility ramp to be installed from the asphalt trail to the playground surfacing
  • Installation of new park furniture around the playground, trails and ball diamond
  • Basketball area to be resurfaced 

Whipper Watson 3D View

Whipper Watson Close Up

North View

South View Whipper Watson 3D View

Fairgrounds Park Batting Cage (Muriel St. / Pine St)

Fairgrounds baseball batting cage to include:

  • Structure to be 22 metres long by 4.25 metres wide and  3.6 metres tall
  • Fencing materials to be chain-link on all sides including the top
  • Fencing poles to be located on the outside of the cage and chain-link on the inside
  • Artificial turf to be installed on ground inside the batting cage with lockable entrance door 

Fairgrounds Batting Cages

Fairgrounds Park 3D

 
For more information, please call the Town of Newmarket at 905-895-5193 or email info@newmarket.ca