Parks Master Plan 2021

On April 26th, 2021, The Bridgeport City Council approved an agreement with Stantec Consulting for comprehensive design and planning services to update The Parks & Recreation Master Plan.  The previous Parks & Recreation Master Plan was formed in 2007.

Stantec has already started working with Staff & some local citizens start the public engagement portion of the plan.

Final competition of the project is estimated to be February 2022.

Upcoming Events / Meeting regarding the Parks Master Plan

  • City Council & Parks Board Focus Group
    • June 28th  3PM   City Council Chambers
    • This meeting is for Stantec to meet with City Council & Parks Board to get input on the Park Master Plan.
    • This meeting is open to the public
  • Popsicles in the Park Event
    • Park Staff will be in local parks handing out popsicles and encouraging people to fill out the survey for the Parks Master Plan.
    • Harwood Park - Tuesday, July 6th - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
    • Payne Park - Wednesday, July 7th - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
    • The Falls - Thursday, July 8th - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm 
    • Endeavor Bridgeport - Friday, July 9th during the Drive-in Movie
  • Public Engagement Booth at Jeeps in July Event
    • July 17th   12PM - 5PM  Downtown Halsell St.
    • Stantec with have a booth at the Jeeps in July event downtown to get information from the public on the Parks Master Plan information.
Popsicles in the Park