Since its inception in the early 2000's, Wilson Farm Park has been a major source of pride for the Tredyffrin Township community. In order to maintain its level of prestige, the Township has deemed it necessary to refresh many of the park’s features, update its aging infrastructure, as well as create some new spaces for recreational activity. In order to do this, the Township has contracted with Simone Collins to create an updated Master Plan for the park.
The planned improvements include:
- For all three play areas: upgrade play equipment; add all abilities equipment were feasible; new poured in place safety surface; shade structure and/or trees; new benches.
- Specifically at the main northern play ground: add all abilities and standard zip line; new play equipment for older children; poured in place safety surface.
2. Picnic Pavilions:
- Ceiling fans in outdoor pavilions; increase electrical capacity of pavilions; replace bathroom mirrors; repair and paint pavilion siding.
3. New Spray Play Area:
- At the central concessions play area add a new spray play area and integrate a new open pavilion/sitting area to accommodate spray play and summer camp use.
4. New Pickleball Courts:
- Transform the putting green into four (4) pickleball courts.
5. Pond Area Access and Planting Improvements:
- Pond edge boardwalk (dock) with railing and seating for waterfront access; removal of invasive plants; new plantings.
6. Lee Road Entry:
- Enhance entry planting; New digital sign (announce program and events).
7. Main Allee and Amphitheater:
- Repairs to main staircase; New up-lights for main allee trees; upgrade older amplifiers.
8. Baseball/Softball Dugouts (6) Improvements:
- Remove wood cladding, paint metal frames, add new cladding (plastic timber / metal / screen) to reduce maintenance and improve air flow.
9. Park wide improvements:
- Replace drinking fountains; planting enhancements, seal asphalt walkways.
10. Maintenance Area:
- Add second maintenance building; better access; add planting; add site lighting for safety.
Simone Collins would like your input! Please check out the Wilson Farm Park Improvements survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WilsonFarmPark, and join us on Monday, January 13th at 7pm for our Wilson Farm Park Master Plan Public Meeting in Keene Hall at the Township Building.
A meeting was held on Monday, January 13, 2020 to discuss the proposed changes at Wilson Farm Park. Click here to view the Wilson Farm Park Master Plan Public Meeting Presentation.