Woodstock Park Improvement Project

Woodstock Park is getting a makeover! Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation (VBPR) has entered into a strategic partnership with HRSD. This $32 million groundbreaking project will deliver a multi-use facility that serves both Virginia Beach's community needs and the region's infrastructure demands. The partnership allows VBPR to carryout significant park renovations and share the costs with HRSD, ultimately saving taxpayer dollars.

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 About the Project

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation (VBPR) has entered into a strategic, mutually beneficial partnership with HRSD that is going to bring some exciting changes to Woodstock Park! This $32 million groundbreaking program will deliver a multi-use facility that serves both Virginia Beach's community needs and the region's infrastructure demands. By combining these facilities, HRSD is able to fulfill its regulatory commitments and VBPR is able to improve another recreational facility sooner for residents and community members.

Over the next two years, HRSD and Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation will renovate Woodstock Park, including the pavilions, parking, park restroom, and playground as well as building a cutting-edge skate facility for all skill levels on top of a 5.2 million gallon offline wet weather storage tank​. Building an underground tank in this area of Virginia Beach allows HRSD to safely hold excess wastewater and rain/groundwater in the system until elevated conditions in the sewer system subside. The partnership also allows VBPR to carry out significant park renovations simultaneously and share the costs with HRSD, ultimately saving taxpayer dollars.​​​ ​

 Construction Timeline

​Pile​ Driving begins the week of November 4​​.

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 Skate Park Info

Woodstock Skate Park Design Workshop​

Tuesday, November 19 | 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.  | 2154 Landstown Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23456

 
Join us at the Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation Administration Building for an interactive workshop with our friends at Team Pain Skateparks to discuss options for the new skate park, geared towards the wheeled sports community, being built at Woodstock Park. The current plan allows for a warm-up area, a flow bowl, and an advanced area. This workshop is open to the public and particularly geared towards skaters to gather input on the skate features you want to see in the park.

The skate park replacement is part of the Woodstock Park Improvement Project (WPIP) being done in partnership with HRSD who is constructing a 5.2 million gallon wet weather storage tank below what will be the skate park. RSVP on Facebook!​

 
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 Contact Info

  • ​Ema​il: fun@vbgov.com 
  • Phone Number: 757-385-1100
  • Media Inquiries: Julie Braley | JBraley@vbgov.com​
  • Engineering Consultant: Hazen and Sawyer, PC
  • Contractor: Crowder Construction Company​
  • Skate Park Design: Team Pain

 Alternative Park Sites & Amenities

During the park closure, a temporary dog park will be located at Providence Park, 952 Reon Drive, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464. Other nearby amenity alternatives include:

  • Tennis courts – Lark Downs Park (800 Monmouth Lane, Virginia Beach, VA 23464​)
  • Playgrounds – Woodstock Cove Park (5913 Woodhaven Court., Virginia Beach) and Providence Park (952 Reon Drive., Virginia Beach)
  • Skate Parks – Williams Farm and Mount Trashmore, visit VBgov.com/skatepark​ for locations. Access to skate parks are FREE as of April 1, 2019. ​ ​
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