Community Input - Open House #2


The following is a summary of the feedback we received from the community in March on the draft plan for improving Cook Street Playground.

  • 40% of survey respondents live within a five minute walk of the playground
  • Input received was from all age groups except 13-19 year olds

The Concept Plan

Most supported Play Features:
  • Open Play Space
  • General location of play equipment for different ages
  • Senior Play area
  • Junior Play Area
  • Passive Play Area
  • Active Play Area
  • Natural Play Area
Most supported Play Equipment:
  • Zip-line
  • Climbing components
  • Swings
  • Sand area
Least supported Plan Features:
  • Proposed seating areas
  • Additional walk and playground access
  • Landscaping the adjacent grass area
Additional Comments:
  • Keep this popular, well designed playground as is.
  • Retain or increase fencing along Nursery Road and Cook Street.
  • Have trees around playground to provide shade.
  • Ensure the playground has safe, appropriate equipment for both ages.
  • Restrict dogs from this area.
  • Consider including an adult fitness area.