New park planning process gives neighbors a seat at the table
March 01, 2017 - Posted in:
Natural Resources, Planning and Development,
Public Participation, Advisory Committees, Board of Directors, Crowell Woods, Crowell Woods, Design & Development, Parks
Earlier this month, about 30 community members participated in three design workshops with THPRD and WH Pacific, the landscape architect that will soon prepare a master plan for a new park in Aloha. The workshops are another element of THPRD’s reimagined approach to park planning
Design workshops planned for new Crowell Woods park
January 26, 2017 - Posted in:
Planning and Development,
Public Participation, Crowell Woods, Crowell Woods, Parks, Survey
Our public outreach continues for a new 7.5-acre neighborhood park that will be built in Aloha, near Beaver Acres Elementary School. Get involved in our park planning by signing up for one of three February workshops.
Public invited to propose names for new Aloha park
November 28, 2016 - Posted in:
Public Participation, Accessibility, Adaptive Recreation, Aloha park, Beaverton School District, Board of Directors
THPRD is inviting residents to propose names for the 21.5-acre community park in Aloha, adjacent to Mt. View Middle School, that is scheduled to open in 2017. The deadline for submissions is Jan. 15, 2017.
November 18, 2016 - Posted in:
Public Participation, Parks, Risk & Safety
THPRD is making plans to remove an aging playground from Burntwood Park. This playground, which is about 30 years old, is in a state of disrepair and no longer meets the current safety standards of the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
THPRD renews holiday giving drive for those in need
November 14, 2016 - Posted in:
Events, News Release,
Public Participation, Beaverton School District, Cedar Hills, Conestoga, Garden Home
THPRD will once again work with Beaverton School District and other community partners to create a brighter holiday season for those in need. THPRD will collect unwrapped gifts for families in need and support a drive to collect non-perishable food and hygiene products.
THPRD taking applications for one Budget Committee seat
November 04, 2016 - Posted in:
Budget, News Release,
THPRD is now accepting applications to fill one citizen position on its Budget Committee. The deadline is Wednesday, Nov. 16. Applicants serve a three-year term and must live within district boundaries.
Stuhr Center seeks donations for annual fundraiser
August 11, 2016 - Posted in:
Public Participation, Stuhr Center
The Elsie Stuhr Center is asking residents to support its annual fundraiser by donating gently-used items, including home goods, jewelry, antiques, clothing, collectibles, sporting goods, garden items, toys and holiday décor to be sold at the Harvest Bazaar.
February 23, 2016 - Posted in:
2008 Bond Measure,
The 2014-15 Report on Bond Measure Progress is now available. The sixth annual report, charting progress toward fulfilling the stated objectives of the voter-approved $100 million bond measure, was prepared by the Parks Bond Oversight Committee.
You're invited to participate in budgeting process
February 05, 2016 - Posted in:
Public Participation, Board of Directors
The budget informs THPRD's decision-making process and ensures funds are available for the programs, maintenance, and special projects that serve your recreational needs. It gives us confidence your property tax dollars are being managed and spent responsibly.
Public input sought for Eichler Park Master Plan Update
January 12, 2016 - Posted in:
Planning and Development,
Public Participation, Parks, Public Meetings
On Thursday, January 28th at 6:00 pm, attend a public meeting to provide feedback on the proposed expansion at Eichler Park. Join us - children are welcome! - to review master plan designs, ask questions and provide your input on the proposed expansion.
THPRD seeking volunteer applicants for advisory committees
October 15, 2015 - Posted in:
News Release, Planning and Development,
Public Participation, Administration, Board of Directors, Comprehensive Plan
THPRD is now accepting applicants for two volunteer advisory committees that will work with the Board of Directors to shape the district’s long-term planning efforts. Applications will be accepted through Nov. 5
July 15, 2015 - Posted in:
Public Participation, Board of Directors, Survey
THPRD's Board of Directors is requesting your help. To help them effectively communicate matters of interest to park district residents, please complete the brief survey below by August 23. You could win a $50 THPRD gift card!