Govalle Neighborhood Park Playground Project

Govalle Playground Project Govalle Playgound Project Summary Govalle Neighborhood Park is located on Bolm Rd. near Airport Blvd. Boggy Creek cuts through the park and Walnut Creek Trails starts here. The playground equipment in the park has been identified as a priority for replacement. The focus of the project will be to bring improvements to the playground. In addition to …

Zilker Train

The Zilker Train The Zilker Train English | Español Restoring the Train at Zilker Park Since 1961, a mini train has run in Zilker Park. The latest version, the Zilker Zephyr, went out of commission in May 2019. Like you, we were saddened by the closure announcement, and we understand the train has been an important part of Austin’s past. …

Scenic Brook Pocket Park

jwaterman Signature Projects

Scenic Brook Pocket Park Scenic Brook Pocket Park Project summary Located at 7300 Oak Meadow Drive, Scenic Brook Pocket Park is approximately 0.89 acres of undeveloped parkland in Council District 8.  For many years, the land was used as a private community playground and pool for paying residents of the surrounding neighborhood. Eventually the upkeep became too much for the …

Quail Creek Park

Grant Ausbury Signature Projects

Quail Creek Playground Renovation [put_wpgm id=3] Quail Creek Neighborhood Park – Playground Renovation Through the generosity of the St. David’s Foundation, Austin Parks Foundation managed the playground replacement and construction of additional fitness options at Quail Creek Neighborhood Neighborhood Park. With support from the City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department, this project included new play equipment and replacement safety …

North Oaks Park

jwaterman Signature Projects

North Oaks Playground Renovation   North Oaks Park Playground Renovation Austin Parks Foundation is leading the effort to renovate and enhance the park at North Oaks Neighborhood Park. Working closely with the City of Austin and the neighborhood, this project will include new play elements and equipment to enhance the play options at the park. The playground renovation project is …

Pan Am Park

jwaterman Park Page, Signature Projects

Pan Am Playground Renovation Pan Am Neighborhood Park Playground Renovation In coordination with the City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department, Austin Parks Foundation lead the effort to renovate the existing playground at Pan American Neighborhood Park. Located at 2100 East 3rd Street, this project included a complete playground replacement and ADA improvements in the parking lot. The new playground …

Vic Mathias Auditorium Shores

jwaterman Park Page, Signature Projects

Vic Mathias Auditorium Shores Auditorium Shores Renovation Project Vic Mathias Auditorium Shores, formerly known as Town Lake Metropolitan Park, has been a popular destination for residents and visitors alike for decades, thanks to the views of Lady Bird Lake, and its central location in the heart of Austin. However, the park was in great need of enhancements and re-development to …

Colony Park District Park

 Colony Park’s New Green Space Colony Park Builds A Premiere Park Space In 2016, Austin Parks Foundation, the City of Austin’s Parks & Recreation Department (PARD) and St. David’s Foundation partnered to develop a premiere park space known as Colony Park District Park in Northeast Austin. With a $700,000 Healthy Living grant from St. David’s Foundation, APF broke ground on …