Current Projects

Proposed Pickleball Courts at Smith Sports Complex

  1. Pickleball Court Info
  2. Design Concept A
  3. Design Concept B
  4. Pickleball Court Survey

Pickleball Courts at Smith Sports Complex

Parks and Recreation is proposing outdoor pickleball courts at Smith Sports Complex at Fort Lewis College. A public process will begin with an open house on Tuesday, April 26th from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Durango Community Recreation Center.  The open house will begin with a presentation at 4:30 p.m.

The tentative schedule for the project is to complete design work in the Spring of 2022, secure funding, permits, and go out for bid in the Summer/Fall of 2022 and construct the pickleball courts in the Fall 2022 and Spring of 2023.

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See Pickleball Court Design Options (2nd tab above)

Take the Pickleball Court Survey (3rd tab above)

  1. ART - Rank Park to Demon Bridge ▼
  2. ART North - 32nd St. crossing ▼
  3. SMART 160 Trail East ▼

Animas River Trail - Rank Park to Demon Pedestrian Bridge

The existing trail surface in this section of the Animas River Trail between Rank Park and the Demon Pedestrian Bridge is scheduled for replacement in 2022. Trail improvements that will include a wider concrete trail platform and enhanced drainage infrastructure. Construction of the trail improvements is currently scheduled to begin spring 2022.

  1. Santa Rita Park ▼
  2. Hillcrest View Park ▼
  3. Pioneer Park ▼

Santa Rita Park

Santa Rita Park is a heavily used park space within the City of Durango parks system.  2021 construction has replaced park amenities that were displaced by development of the Santa Rita Water Reclamation Facility (SRWRF), which include a lighted basketball court, two lighted sand volleyball courts and a large picnic pavilion. The project will finish this spring with minor landscape 

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