Fanno Creek Trail users in the Garden Home neighborhood will notice a recent change in the landscape. Several weathered steel sculptures were installed, just above the ground, along a 120-foot section of the trail near SW 86th Avenue.
June 28, 2017 - Posted in:
Maintenance, Garden Home,
On July 7, THPRD will close a portion of the Fanno Creek Trail to allow PGE to remove a dead poplar tree. The path will be closed between Garden Home Recreation Center and SW 76th Ave. from about 8 am to 1 pm.
District to test new deck surface at Willow Creek Boardwalk
February 21, 2017 - Posted in:
Upcoming scheduled maintenance at Willow Creek Boardwalk may force temporary closures or restricted access during mid-February. THPRD is testing a new deck surface, and will replace the existing decking in four test areas.
Metro approves $3.7 million grant for new THPRD trail segment
February 09, 2017 - Posted in:
News Release, Planning and Development, Design & Development, Grants, Metro,
The Metro Council has approved a $3.7 million federal grant to THPRD for construction of a new, 1.5-mile trail that will connect Hocken Avenue in Beaverton to the Westside Trail at the Tualatin Hills Nature Park.
December 12, 2016 - Posted in:
2008 Bond Measure, News Release, Beaverton School District, Sports, Sports,
THPRD has completed two more major construction projects that will help meet recreational needs in the Beaverton area for years to come, including a trail segment that connects the Westside and Waterhouse trails.
THPRD awarded $400,000 grant for key trail segment
September 13, 2016 - Posted in:
News Release, Planning and Development,
The Oregon Transportation Commission has awarded THPRD a $400,000 grant to help pay for one of the final links of the Waterhouse Trail, a system that will ultimately extend 10 miles through the heart of greater Beaverton.
Construction underway on one of the final links to a 10-mile trail backbone
May 13, 2016 - Posted in:
2008 Bond Measure, Maintenance, News Release, Planning and Development, Closures, Design & Development, Design & Development, Design & Development, Design & Development,
THPRD has begun construction on a small but significant connection in its popular trail system. With funding from its voter-approved 2008 bond measure, THPRD is now working to link the Westside Trail to the Waterhouse Trail.
Trail construction will close portion of Westside Trail
April 13, 2016 - Posted in:
2008 Bond Measure, Planning and Development, Closures,
The Westside to Waterhouse Trail connection is a bond-funded project to connect the Waterhouse Trail to the Westside Trail. The project will require the temporary closing of a 0.5 mile segment of the Westside Trail, beginning April 21.
March 22, 2016 - Posted in:
THPRD has a great new amenity in place for cyclists. The district has installed its first self-service bike repair station near popular Pirate Park, where the Waterhouse Trail meets the Rock Creek Trail.