Parks and Recreation Projects

Hear the latest project updates in our new video series, Project Life! It's your go-to source for what's movin' and shakin' at Allen Parks and Recreation. Watch the latest episode.

Scroll below for information on completed projects and future projects.

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  1. Exterior photo of Credit Union of Texas Event Center at evening

    New audio/visual system and lighting at Credit Union of Texas Event Center

    Experience new energy at the arena! The $2.9M project replaced audio/visual and sport lighting components with all-new redesigned systems. Read on...
  2. Bethany Lakes Park shade structures

    Playground Shade Structures

    Summer just got cooler! New shade structures are installed at Bethany Lakes Park, Greenville Heights Park, Hillside Park and Twin Creeks Park. Read on...
  3. Members of Allen Parks and Recreation Department and Allen Parks Foundation hold new wayfinding plac

    Trail Wayfinding Markers

    Find your way around Allen trails with new monuments and wayfinding signs. Installation of the 22 placards and monuments began February 2021. Read on...


Ridgeview Trail - Completed Fall 2021
Cardio equipment replacement - Completed Fall 2021
Golf Course Stream Bank Erosion Control Phase 1 - Completed Fall 2021
Parks, Recreation and Open Space Master Plan 2031 - Spring 2022
Molsen Farm Master Plan - Spring 2022
Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center - Early summer 2023


Public Art installation at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium - Late 2021
Molsen Farm Trailhead Design - Early 2022
McDermott Trailhead Design - Summer 2022
Allen Station Park Playground Replacement & Splashpad - Summer 2022
Rowlett Creek Trail Expansion Design (Southern Section) - Summer 2022
Rolling Hills Park - Fall 2022
Parking lot expansion at Spirit Park - Winter 2022
Heritage Village Restoration - Early 2023
Public Dog Park - Spring 2023