Public Opinion Survey Purpose

Tredyffrin Township is planning for improvements to Wilson Farm Park and is seeking additional input as it plans for these park improvements. The planned improvements include the following:

1.     Playgrounds:
  • For all three play areas: upgrade play equipment; add all abilities equipment were feasible;  new poured in place safety surface; shade structure and/or trees; new benches.
  • Specifically at the main northern play ground: add all abilities and standard zip line; new play equipment for older children; poured in place safety surface.
2.      Picnic Pavilions:
  • Ceiling fans in outdoor pavilions; increase electrical capacity of pavilions; replace bathroom mirrors; repair and paint pavilion siding.
3.      New Spray Play Area:
  • At the central concessions play area add a new spray play area and integrate a new open pavilion/sitting area to accommodate spray play and summer camp use.
4.       New Pickleball Courts: 
  • Transform the putting green into four (4) pickleball courts.
5.   Pond Area Access and Planting Improvements:
  • Pond edge boardwalk (dock) with railing and seating for waterfront access; removal of invasive plants; new plantings.
6.       Lee Road Entry:
  • Enhance entry planting; New digital sign (announce program and events).
7.       Main Allee and Amphitheater
  • Repairs to main staircase;  New up-lights for main allee trees; upgrade older amplifiers.
8.       Baseball / Softball dugouts (6) Improvements
  • Remove wood cladding, paint metal frames, add new cladding (plastic timber / metal / screen) to reduce maintenance and improve air flow.
9.   Park wide Improvements
  • Replace drinking fountains; planting enhancements, seal asphalt walkways.
10.       Maintenance Area:
  • Add second maintenance building; better access; add planting; add site lighting for safety.  
We appreciate you taking the time to complete this survey. It should require only 10 to 15 minutes.

The survey will be available from January, 2 2020 until approximately February 29, 2020. Surveys are not identified by name and your responses will be anonymous. All responses will be compiled and analyzed and results will be posted on the Township website.

This survey is being conducted by Tredyffrin Township and Simone Collins Landscape Architecture, park planning consultants to the Township. For more information, please contact Sarah Leeper, RLA at 610-239-7601 or sleeper@simonecollins.com.

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