Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

Evelyn M. Schiffler Park -- park redevelopment

Bond Category:Park Additions and Upgrades
Site Address:5495 SW Erickson Avenue
Beaverton OR 97005
Status:Completed
 
Master Plan Start:Fall 2009
Construction Start:Spring 2012
Construction Finish:January 2013
Estimated Public Opening:January 2013
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Project Summary & Public Benefits

This project calls for redeveloping this existing community park near downtown Beaverton. The 2008 bond has allowed THPRD to draw a master plan for the 10-acre Schiffler Park for the first time ever.

The master plan includes many new and updated additions such as play equipment with natural surfaces and textures, two picnic areas, pathways, gardens, athletic areas, a basketball court, a skate spot and a pavilion.

The new pavilion fulfills a recent Land and Water Conservation Fund grant award.

Because the park also envelops a wetland, habitat restoration will occur, as will  construction of wetland overlook areas.

Update

Evelyn M. Schiffler Park opened to the public January 2013

The 10-acre site in central Beaverton features over 1/2 mile of paved walkways and a boardwalk that surround a two-acre wetland area with restored habitat and overlooks for better views. Other amenities include play equipment, two picnic shelters, community gardens, a basketball court, and a skate spot.


As always, if you have any questions or comments, please contact us using the THPRD Web contact form.

Evelyn Schiffler Park is located at 5495 SW Erickson Ave. in Beaverton.

***Please note: All plans are subject to change***

 

(Content updated 02-27-2014)


Project Budget

$3,500,000

Contact Information

Please direct bond project-related comments or questions to Melissa Gall at 503/629-6305 or electronically via THPRD's web contact form.

Contractor Information

Design Consultant: David Evans & Associates

General Contractor: Paul Brothers, Inc.



15707 SW Walker Rd, Beaverton, OR 97006

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