Park Improvement Projects

The renovation of the City's parks will be completed in three (3) phases in Measure S. Each phase will include a series of park projects that will have the same schedule. During construction, some parks will be completely closed or partially closed. The parks that are not in construction will be open to the public.

Apollo Park / Dennis the Menace Park

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Apollo Park

IMPROVEMENTS include an irrigation system replacement, turf renovation, synthetic field conversion, playground resurfacing, parking lot upgrades, ball field lighting, restroom renovation, and ADA improvements.

Your New Apollo Park

Dennis the Menace Park

IMPROVEMENTS soil stabilization and grading, irrigation replacement, turf renovation, parking lot upgrades, and ADA improvements.

Your New Dennis the Menace Park

Apollo Park
12544 Rives Ave
Downey, CA

Dennis the Menace Park
9125 Arrington Ave
Downey, CA

CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE

May 2019 - November 2019

APOLLO PARK ESTIMATED COST

$5.6 million

DENNIS THE MENACE PARK ESTIMATED COST

$2.3 million

Independence Park / Wilderness Park / Golden Park

Independence Park

IMPROVEMENTS include turf renovation, playground resurfacing, parking lot upgrades, ball field lighting, restroom renovation, ADA improvements, and tennis court upgrades.

Your New Independence Park

Wilderness Park

IMPROVEMENTS include turf renovation, playground resurfacing, parking lot upgrades, ball field lighting, restroom renovation, ADA improvements, and tennis court upgrades.

Wilderness Park Ponds

IMPROVEMENTS include the removal of pond water, replace liner and relocate fishes to farm.

Your New Wilderness Park

Golden Park

IMPROVEMENTS include irrigation system, turf renovation, parking lot upgrades, ball field lighting, play fields, new picnic shelters, ADA improvements, trails, upgrades of community building and a new restroom building.

Your New Golden Park

Independence Park
12334 Bellflower Blvd
Downey, CA

CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE

July 2019 - December 2019

INDEPENDENCE PARK ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST

$2 million

Wilderness Park
10999 Little Lake Rd

Downey, CA

CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE

August 2019 - March 2020

WILDERNESS PARK ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST

$1.5 million

Golden Park
8840 Golden St

Downey, CA

CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE

July 2019 - December 2019

GOLDEN PARK ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST

$3.7 million

Discover Sports Complex / Furman Park

Discover Sports Complex Park

IMPROVEMENTS include synthetic field conversion and ball field lighting.

Your New Discovery Sports Complex Park

Furman Park

IMPROVEMENTS include irrigation system replacement, turf renovation, parking lot upgrades, ball field lighting, bleachers/back stops, play fields, new picnic shelters, a tennis court upgrade and community buildings upgrades.

Your New Furman Park

Discovery Sports Complex Park
12400 Columbia Way
Downey, CA

CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE

September 2019 - January 2020

ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST

$2.5 million

Furman Park
10419 Rives Ave

Downey, CA

CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE

September 2019 - April 2020

ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION COST

$5.2 million