Parks and Recreation Planning

Master Plan

The Parks and Recreation master plan (PDF) was adopted by the Board of Supervisors on April 25, 2018. The Parks and Recreation Master Plan update is a recommendation of the comprehensive plan and is updated every five years. The Parks and Recreation Master Plan sets the framework to maintain and expand a high-quality park system meeting the needs of residents and visitors. View the ADA Transition Plan (PDF). Learn more about planning an urban or pocket park (PDF).

Parks Planning and Construction Services

Contact planning and construction services:

Address: 9201 Public Works Road, Chesterfield, VA  23832
Phone: 804-751-4322
Fax: 804-751-4486

Division Director, Chief of Parks, DPACSStuart W. Connock, Jr.804-751-4484
Capital Projects Field CoordinatorBrian Ashley804-318-8141
Capital Projects Field CoordinatorLance Wilson804-318-8361
Construction AdministratorMargie Bryan804-751-4322
Construction Services ManagerJoe Stovall804-318-8720
GIS SpecialistStephanie Christmas804-717-6229
Planning ManagerJanit Llewellyn804-751-4482
Senior Office Assistant, ConstructionCarol Blair804-717-6030

Parks Planning and Construction Projects

Upcoming Projects

  1. Beulah Park Development

Beulah Park Development

The proposed development plan (PDF) includes improvements to the existing diamond field, rectangular fields, cricket pitch and batting cage, and loop path. New developments include lighting for all fields, futsal, tennis, basketball and pickleball courts, restroom/picnic shelter, playground, neighborhood connector path, and a picnic area with a shade structure.

  1. Bikeways and Trails Plan
  1. Cogbill Community Park Master Plan
  1. Fairgrounds Park Master Plan
  1. Ficke Park Proposed Project
  1. Harrowgate Park Relocation
  1. Henricus Historical Park and Dutch Gap Conservation Area
  1. Historic Point of Rocks House Renovation
  1. Horner Park Improvements
  1. James River Conservation Area Trail Segment
  1. Neighborhood Bike and Pedestrian Connectivity Study
  1. Stratton Park Trail System
  1. Trailblazer Replacement Project
  1. Ware Bottom Church Battlefield Park Acquisition

Under Construction

Bensley ParkRedevelopment of rectangular field and installation of irrigation system
Beulah Recreation CenterFormer Beulah Elementary will be renovated into a recreation center and the Parks and Recreation administration office
Bon Air Pedestrian TrailPartnership with Transportation
Falling Creek Ironworks ParkCompletion of trail system
Government Center TrailAdditions and renovation with Transportation
Harrowgate Park Phase IIRenovation of parking lots, fields and pedestrian flow areas; new entrance construction
Henricus Historical ParkAnnual maintenance and renovation work; tool barn repair
Historic Point of RocksRenovation of Strachan House
Horner ParkMetal storage building for District 5 office; field upgrades, installation of irrigation and water line connection; swinging bridge for trail system and restroom
Midlothian Village ParkAddition of parking lot
River City SportsplexEMS sign for entrance off Genito Road to include trailblazer signs on all main ways to get there
Stratton TrailPartnership with Transportation
Trailblazer SignageReplacement and addition of trail markers county-wide

Completed Projects

Bensley ParkRenovation and addition to parking lot
Bensley Recreation CenterRenovations to interior of building
Bensley Trail SystemBuilt trail system
Dodd ParkShelter replacement with ADA ramp
Dutch Gap Conservation AreaKayak storage and Outdoor Adventure building
Ettrick ParkReplacement of shelter
Henricus Historical ParkFloating dock repairs
Thomas Dale Connector TrailCompleted connector trail
Woolridge Elementary and Red Fern Connector TrailElectrical power supplied to boathouse