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Facilities Closures

Park Closures Information

** Please note that all closures and project dates are subject to change due to weather. For more information, please call Parks Admin at 903-531-1370.


All Parks Offices and Indoor Facilities will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day, but will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28th!


LAKE TYLER RAMPS

The ramps at Lake Tyler and Lake Bellwood are closed until further notice due to heavy rains. For more information, please call 903-566-2327.


STORM DAMAGE REPORT

Due to recent severe weather, some of our parks have experienced storm damage. We ask your patience as we are working as quickly as possible to remove the debris. Please do not try to remove any debris yourself. To report downed limbs and other storm damage please note the location of the debris and call Parks Admin at 903-531-1370 or 903-531-1371. 


PARKS - STORM DAMAGE

P.T. Cole Park 

Date of Closure: 5/2/19 - TBA

Description: Some sections closed for debris removal. A small area of P.T. Cole Park has been blocked off due to a tree being downed by Wednesday night's storm.  


TRAILS

Faulkner Park Trail Bridges

Date of Closure: April 2019 - TBA

Description: Closed for Repairs. A temporary reflective barrier has been placed at the bridge that crosses West Mud Creek at Faulkner Park. The City of Tyler’s Parks and Recreation department advises trail users to use caution and to avoid crossing all bridges at the Faulkner Park trails. We ask trail users to not ignore or cross the barriers and barricades.


Rose Rudman Trail/Southside Trail

Date of Closure: May 14,2019 - TBA

Description: Closed for Repairs. A temporary reflective barrier has been placed at Rose Rudman where the ground around the West Mud Creek collapsed, south of Southside Park. The City of Tyler’s Parks and Recreation department advises trail users to use caution and to avoid crossing all bridges at the Faulkner Park trails. We ask trail users to not ignore or cross the barriers and barricades.

POOLS/ SPRAYGROUNDS

“Splasher” at Bergfeld Park

Date of Closure: January 2019 – May 2019

Description: Closed for renovations. Splasher will be moved further away from the street.


Spraygrounds/Splashpads - All Parks

Date of Closure: August 2018 - July 2019 

Description: Closed for the season and repairs. We will reopen again for the summer with minimal rain delays. The splashpad at Faulkner Park is estimated to be open on May 3rd.


Fun Forest Pool

Date of Closure: Aug 2018 – June 2019

Description: Closed for the season. We will reopen again for the summer after renovations to pool building and the splashpad. Due to renovation and weather delays, the opening of the pool will be delayed. We are aiming to open June 11th. 


WATER FOUNTAINS

Pollard Park

Date of Closure: May 2019 - TBA

Description: Closed for Relocation. The water fountain near the tennis courts will be shut off until fountain can be relocated. 



Upcoming Projects

**All upcoming projects are subject to change. For more information, please contact the Parks Admin Office at 903-531-1370.


Woldert Park / Glass Recreation Center

Date of Project: March 2019 - June 2019

Description: New pavilion over basketball court, sidewalks, and several miscellaneous projects. 


Date of Project: TBA. Should be open for Summer 2020.

Description: New splashpad near Glass Recreation Center. 


Faulkner Park – Skate Park

Date of Project: March 2019 - TBA

Description: New skate park to replace Noble E. Young Skate Park. Dirt work has begun.

Lindsey Park

Date of Project: April 2019 - TBA

Description: New sewer service to soccer field bathrooms. New and remodeled bathrooms at the softball fields.

Fun Forest Park

Date of Project: Summer 2019 - TBA

Description: Splashpad improvements and upgrades to existing sports fields.


Date of Project:  Winter 2019 – TBA

Description: Pool renovations.  


Gassaway Park

Date of Project: Summer 2019 - TBA

Description: Remodeling playground and pavilion. Tree planting on February 23 as part of reforestation of the park.

Golden Road Park

Date of Project: Summer 2019 - TBA

Description: Restroom upgrades underway.

Lindsey Park

Date of Project: Summer 2019 - TBA

Description: Restroom upgrades and water well / sewer line connections.

Southside Park Playground

Date of Project: Summer 2019 - TBA

Description: New ADA accessible playground sponsored by Tyler Ambucs.

Harvey Convention Center

Date of Project: Summer 2019 - TBA

Description: Restriping parking lot.



INFORMATION LAST UPDATED: 5/21/19 4:18PM