Park and Facility Closings

Keep up with all the latest news and information about current and upcoming closures of parks and facilities for the Leisure Services Department.  This page is updated as information becomes available, so check back often.
Maintenance Closures Scheduled for Trail Creek Mountain Bike Trails
Facilities 402, 403, 404 | Updated: 12:30 PM, October 19, 2016 | Posted: 12:30 PM, October 19, 2016
The three trail bridges on the mountain bike trails will be closed throughout November for structural maintenance. For full details see the Trail Creek Park page.
Satterfield Courts 1-3 Reopening Following Resurfacing and Fencing Project
Facility 056 | Updated: 8:00 AM, October 18, 2016 | Posted: 4:30 PM, August 16, 2016
Satterfield Park's tennis/pickleball courts are scheduled to reopen around 3 PM Wednesday, October 19 following a two week closure for contractors to resurface the courts. Windscreens for the newly renovated courts will be installed in early November. For full details see the Satterfield Park page.
‚ÄčMaintenance Closures Oct 19-28 -- Greenway Bridge to Nature Center
Facility 219 | Posted: 7:30 AM, October 13, 2016
Maintenance to stabilize the west abutment and address several other maintenance items such as painting the non-weathering steel bridge components will result in periodic and sometimes extended closures of the Greenway Bridge crossing Sandy Creek to Sandy Creek Nature Center. Maintenance is scheduled October 19-28. For full details, see the Sandy Creek Nature Center page.
Construction Underway for World of Wonder Replacement at Southeast Clarke Park
Facility 488 | Updated: 8:00 AM, October 13, 2016 | Posted: 7:00 PM, June 8, 2016
Construction on the 2+ acre replacement for the World of Wonder Playground at Southeast Clarke Park remains on schedule. For full details, see the Southeast Clarke Park page.
Sandy Creek Park Stair Reconstruction between Yacht Club and Beach
Facility 489 | Updated: 8:30 AM, October 13, 2013

Crews are working to reconstruct the outdoor stairs between the Yacht Club and Beach at Sandy Creek Park.  During the construction, patrons can still access all areas via alternative routes.
College and MLK Parking Area -- Complete
Facility 435 | Updated: 8:00 AM October 4, 2016 | Posted: 7:45 AM, September 12, 2016
Paving, striping, new parking stops and signs, and a rework of the sidewalk connecting the Greenway... All work on the small but heavily utilized greenway parking area at the corner of College Ave and MLK Drive has been completed and the lot is now open for use.
Southeast Clarke Park Dog Park Area 1 Open/Area 3 Closed
Facility 465/467 | Updated: 1:00 PM, July 31, 2016 | Posted: 8:00 AM, March 4, 2016

On Monday, August 1, Area 3 at the Southeast Clarke Park Dog Park was closed for rehabilitation as Area 1 reopened. For more information see the Southeast Clarke Park page.
Boardwalk Closing on Cook's Trail
Facility 449 | Updated: 4:30 PM, May 6, 2016 | Posted: 7:30 AM, January 25, 2016
Structural issues caused by age and environmental conditions have lead to the closure of one of the boardwalks on Cook's Trail.  For more information see the Sandy Creek Park page.
Holland Youth Sports Retaining Wall Failure at May's Field
Facility 172 | Updated: 8:00 AM, August 8, 2016 | Posted: 4:00 PM, April 11, 2016
The retaining wall between Field 3 and Field 7 (also known as May's Field) at Holland Youth Sports has partially failed.  Crews have fenced off the hazard area while engineers assess the situation.  For more information see the Holland Youth Sports Complex page.