Allen citizens helped prioritize key features of the recreation center through public meetings, workshops and online surveys. Current facility plans include:
December 10, 2019 - Facility officially named "Stephen G. Terrell Park and Recreation Center" after longtime Allen Mayor Stephen Terrell
November 12, 2019 - Allen City Council approves a 72-page feasibility study outlining conceptual designs, suggested amenities and estimated project cost
October 3, 2019 - Staff and architectural team provide updates to the facility’s proposed features and programming opportunities at a community update meeting. View the presentation.
May 13, 2019 - Second public input meeting solicits input from Allen residents. View the presentation.
April 4, 2019 - First public input meeting solicits input from Allen residents. View the presentation.
November 27, 2018 - Allen City Council approves the preparation of a 12-month feasibility study to provide architectural vision and market analysis
May 7, 2016 - Allen voters approve $27 million in bond funding for Parks and Recreation capital projects, including $16 million proposed for a future park and recreation center