Park Improvements

The Parks and Recreation Division is working hard to enhance the quality of life for Flower Mound residents, including updating and renovating many Flower Mound playgrounds and parks.


Rheudasil, Wilkerson, and Cortadera Parks Pond Improvements

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Cortadera Pond dredging is complete. The fountain installation should be complete by the end of September.

Rheudasil Pond dredging operations are in full swing in September and dredging completion is anticipated for November/December 2017. Once dredging is complete, the bank stabilization will begin.  All work should be complete in spring 2018.

Wilkerson Ponds work will begin once work is complete at Rheudasil. All work should be complete in spring 2018.

Playground Upgrades


20170710_154414Gaston Park playground is a Fire Rescue theme with a 2-5 year old play structure, a 5-12 year old play structure, independent play pieces, and swings.

Grove Park playground is a Ship theme with a 2-12 year old play structure, swings, and shade over the entire playground.

Glenwick Park playground is currently under construction. It is a Locomotive theme with a 2-12 year old play structure, independent play pieces, and swings. The anticipated completion is the end of September.

Upcoming Playground Upgrades


  • Spring Meadow Park
  • Oak Park
  • Bluebonnet Park

Future Park in Canyon Falls Development

The Town of Flower Mound Parks and Recreation Division (PARD) recently surveyed Canyon Falls’ residents to determine which amenities should be included in the 10.25-acre park located on Stonecrest Road, which will serve approximately 179 new homes.
During the November 30 public meeting, 42 participants prioritized the amenities in the following order:
  1. Playground, 29 votes
  2. Pavilions, 20 votes
  3. Outdoor adult fitness equipment, 15 votes
  4. Basketball court, 15 votes
  5. Spray pad, 9 votes
  6. Restrooms, 6 votes

  7. Teen activity area, 0 votes
  8. Adult activity area, 0 votes
Staff also conducted an online survey from December 12 - 16, for those who could not attend the public input meeting. An additional 60 residents responded, with the following prioritized amenities list:
  1. Playground, Score: 8.45
  2. Basketball court, Score: 7.14
  3. Pavilions, Score: 6.45
  4. Outdoor fitness equipment, Score: 6.40
  5. Spray pad, Score: 5.90
  6. Game tables, Score: 5.90
  7. Restrooms, Score: 5.67
  8. Adult activity area, Score: 5.61
  9. Parking, Score: 5.32
  10. Teen activity area, Score: 5.21
  11. Pickleball, Score: 4.47
Using the survey results, Parks and Recreation staff has partnered with MESA landscape design consultants to prepare two design options for consideration by the Town of Flower Mound Parks Board and Town Council this spring. More information will be provided, when available, regarding meeting dates.



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Westchester Park Pavilion Renovations

This new park pavilion at Westchester Park has 4 picnic tables, a barbeque grill, and trash a receptacle.







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Glenwick Park Pavilion Renovations


This new park pavilion at Glenwick Park has 2 picnic tables, a barbeque grill, and trash a receptacle.








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Northshore Park Pavilion Renovations

This new park pavilion at Northshore Park has 2 picnic tables, a barbeque grill, and trash a receptacle.









Shadow Ridge Playground Renovations


Shadow RidgeThis is a new circus themed playground with separate 5-12 year old and 2-5 year old play structures both with large, fabric shade canopies over the top, several independent climbing and spinning pieces and swings.






Culwell Park Renovations


Culwell ParkThis park received a new ranch themed playground with separate 5-12 year old and 2-5 year old play structures, two independent springers, one spinner and swings. The site improvements include a sidewalk connection from the neighborhood to the playground, a picnic pavilion with a barbeque grill and 1 picnic table and two combination picnic/shade structures which are all connected by walks providing complete ADA accessibility.


Cortadera Park Renovations


Cortadera ParkThe old bench and approach walk were removed and replaced with a new approach walk connected to a picnic pavilion with a barbeque grill and 1 picnic table, two combination picnic/shade structures and a new play area ramp making the amenities entirely ADA accessible.






Colony Park Renovations


Colony ParkColony Park playground is now complete! This playground has a rainforest theme and includes a 2-5 year old play structure, a 5-12 year old play structure, a see-saw, and several bouncing and spinning independent play items. Both structures are covered with large shade sails the block the hot summer sun