Riverside Park Recreation Expansion Project

Riverside Park Project

New Recreational Amenities include:

  • A 50 by 100 feet outdoor rink with a concrete base. Elements will include ice refrigeration, provisions for a roof structure, and will be designed to support summer sports such as basketball, ball hockey, and special events.
  • A splash pad with a variety of spray elements including a mega bucket soaker.
  • A new building facility that will support accessible washrooms and provide year-round outdoor access to other users of the park.

Quick Facts:

  • In 2013, the Municipality of North Grenville developed a revitalization plan for North Grenville's Riverside Park
  • The Riverside Park recreational amenities identified were based on public engagement in the 2020 Parks, Recreation and Culture Master Plan.
  • Riverside Park is North Grenville's oldest and largest park, centrally located in North Grenville's downtown core and hosts many of the community's major events, including Canada Day.
  • North Grenville’s Council has also prioritized investments to improve parks in rural hamlets.The $100,000 that North Grenville won as part of the Grand Prize from the 2021 Participaction Community Better Challenge (for being crowned Canada’s Most Active Community) will bring upgraded recreation infrastructure in several rural hamlets including:
    1. A new play structure at Crozier Park, Oxford Mills;
    2. A new play structure at Oxford Station Park;
    3. A new rink house at Bishops’ Mills Park;
    4. An upgraded basketball court behind the Burritt’s Rapids Community Centre.

Who's listening

Mark GuyDirector of Parks and RecreationThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
613‑258‑9569 ext. 103

Timeline

Construction Begins

September 2022

September 2022

New Pool House Building Construction Completion

June 2023

Splash Pad Construction Completion

July 2023

July 2023

Outdoor Rink Completion

December 2023

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