The Park Development team is responsible for evaluating, planning, and developing various types of parks, trails, and open spaces within the city. Park development projects range in scale from design and installation of playground equipment to master planning large parcels of parkland. Additionally, the Park Development Team helps create planning documents, such as the Round Rock Parks and Recreation Master Plan and the Citywide Trails Master Plan.
Current Projects Under Construction
Veterans Monument Recognition Program
In November 2013, Round Rock residents showed their support for the Parks and Recreation Department by approving a bond proposition for $56.5 million for trail and park improvement projects. Several projects We have been working hard to get these projects under construction and make them available for community use.
|Heritage Trail West||Halff Associates||$6.5 mil||Heritage Trail West Concept|
|Heritage Trail East||Schrickel, Rollins, and Associates, Inc.||$11.2 mil||Coming Soon|
|Brushy Creek Trail||Waeltz & Prete, Inc.||$1.9 mil||Brushy Creek Trail Concept|
|Lake Creek Trail||Hagood Engineering Associates, Inc.||$2.0 mil||Coming soon|
|Multipurpose Field Complex||Schrickel, Rollins, and Associates, Inc.||$29 mil||Multipurpose Field Concept|
|Round Rock West Improvement Project||Studio | 16:19||$700,000||Under Construction|
|Old Settlers Trail Improvement||Hagood Engineering Associates, Inc.||$310,000||Under Construction|
GAME PLAN 2020: Building an Active Community
On June 25, 2009, the City Council adopted the Round Rock Parks and Recreation Master Plan, Game Plan 2020: Building an Active Community.
Game Plan 2020 is a compilation of the City’s goals and strategies to acquire parkland to keep up with Round Rock’s growth and to expand our recreational offerings. More than 2,750 residents contributed to the development of plan through public meetings, surveys and interviews.
Below is the master plan document. All files are PDFs.
- Chapter 1 – Forward
- Chapter 2 – Executive Summary
- Chapter 3 – Current State of Parks and Recreation in Round Rock
- Chapter 4 – The Desired State of Round Rock’s Parks and Recreation System
4-A | 4-B | 4-C | 4-D | 4-E
- Chapter 5 – Goals and Objectives
- Chapter 6 – Action Plans
- Chapter 7 – Plan Summary
As part of the creation of GAME PLAN 2020, an evaluation of all of the trail corridors throughout the city was completed. As a result, the Citywide Trails Master Plan was updated and adopted by council.
Below is the updated trails master plan.
Parks and Recreation Department
Park Development Manager – Katie Baker
301 W. Bagdad Ave., Suite 250
Round Rock, TX 78664
Phone: (512)-218-5540 | Fax: (512)-218-5548