October 15, 2018 - Posted in:
News Release, Public Participation, Accessibility, Adaptive Recreation, Administration, Advisory Committees, Aquatics, Design & Development,
Parks, Public Meetings, Social Equity, Sports, Volunteers
Calling all park lovers, community enthusiasts and big idea generators: Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District needs your voice.Join one of the three Advisory Committees and help create lasting change in your parks and programs
District volunteers joined forces with the City of Beaverton and other partners to help the Five Oaks Triple Creek Neighborhood Association Committee take home first place in the Neighborhoods, USA Neighborhood of the Year Beautification award.
December 21, 2017 - Posted in:
2008 Bond Measure, Maintenance, Planning and Development, Beaverton School District, Closures,
In order to begin construction that will bring a variety of improvements to Cedar Hills Park, the park will be closed starting Jan. 8, 2018 except for a pedestrian pathway from William Walker Elementary School to Cedar Hills Boulevard.
Aloha residents share vision for new 2.5-acre park
November 17, 2017 - Posted in:
Planning and Development, Public Participation, Bonnie Meadow,
Parks, Public Meetings
More than 30 residents recently participated in three community conversations designed to give neighbors and park advocates an active voice in the planning for a new 2.5-acre neighborhood park in Aloha.
Bridge repair to slow down trail users at Commonwealth Lake
July 13, 2017 - Posted in:
Maintenance on the west end bridge at Commonwealth Lake Park will occur July 17-28. During the project, the park and the loop trail remain open, but the bridge will be closed; visitors will be unable to walk the loop.
THPRD offers free summer concerts for 13th consecutive summer
June 28, 2017 - Posted in:
Events, News Release,
Looking for free summer fun? For the 13th consecutive summer, THPRD will stage free concerts at neighborhood parks across its 50-square-mile service area. The first of four shows is Thursday, July 6, at Bethany's Pirate Park.
A Washington County construction project on and around SW 175th Ave. is now underway. This project will include moving the Winkelman Park entrance to the North end of the park. Access to the park will be challenging, but the park will remain open.
New park planning process gives neighbors a seat at the table
March 01, 2017 - Posted in:
Natural Resources, Planning and Development, Public Participation, Advisory Committees, Board of Directors, Crowell Woods, Crowell Woods, Design & Development,
Earlier this month, about 30 community members participated in three design workshops with THPRD and WH Pacific, the landscape architect that will soon prepare a master plan for a new park in Aloha. The workshops are another element of THPRD’s reimagined approach to park planning
Design workshops planned for new Crowell Woods park
January 26, 2017 - Posted in:
Planning and Development, Public Participation, Crowell Woods, Crowell Woods,
Our public outreach continues for a new 7.5-acre neighborhood park that will be built in Aloha, near Beaver Acres Elementary School. Get involved in our park planning by signing up for one of three February workshops.
November 18, 2016 - Posted in:
Maintenance, Public Participation,
Parks, Risk & Safety
THPRD is making plans to remove an aging playground from Burntwood Park. This playground, which is about 30 years old, is in a state of disrepair and no longer meets the current safety standards of the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Community event to dedicate new Ridgewood View Park
September 01, 2016 - Posted in:
Planning and Development,
Parks, Sports, Sports
On Sept. 20, THPRD and the Tualatin Valley Water District celebrated the reopening of Ridgewood View Park. In addition to a new reservoir and pump station, the site will include tennis, pickleball and bocce courts.
Public input sought for Eichler Park Master Plan Update
January 12, 2016 - Posted in:
Planning and Development, Public Participation,
Parks, Public Meetings
On Thursday, January 28th at 6:00 pm, attend a public meeting to provide feedback on the proposed expansion at Eichler Park. Join us - children are welcome! - to review master plan designs, ask questions and provide your input on the proposed expansion.
December 09, 2015 - Posted in:
News Release, Planning and Development, Board of Directors,
THPRD's Board of Directors approved the names of three new park sites; one in south Beaverton and two in Cedar Mill. All three sites were acquired from developer Polygon Northwest within the last two years.
THPRD takes first step toward more accessible sites
October 15, 2015 - Posted in:
Maintenance, Planning and Development, Accessibility,
Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District has begun a district-wide assessment of more than 200 parks and facilities to identify improvements that will yield more accessibility in compliance with Americans with Disabilities (ADA) standards.
THPRD to rename Hideaway Park for longtime community leader Babette Horenstein
August 14, 2015 - Posted in:
News Release, Board of Directors,
After carefully considering public input, the Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District Board of Directors have voted unanimously to rename Hideaway Park in the Garden Home area in honor of the late Babette Horenstein.
District to host public forum for functional plan review
February 19, 2015 - Posted in:
Comprehensive Plan, News Release,
Parks, Planning, Programs, Public Meetings
THPRD will host an open house on Tuesday, March 3 (6-7:30 pm), to provide residents the opportunity to review and comment on functional plans recently drafted to guide the district’s oversight of parks and recreational programs.