Project Background

Ball Perkins Park is an 80-acre green space located at 1675 Perkins Ave. Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department is working with NECAA and neighbors to update a master plan for Ball Perkins Park. The plan will identify long-term development opportunities for park improvements such as:

  • Access, entryways, and parking needs
  • Expanded trail systems and recreational amenities, including bike trails
  • Improved accessibility and signage
  • Priority areas for preserving and enhancing natural features

Ball Perkins trail

We want to hear from you!

Community Input Sesion #1: June 29

Community Input Session #2: October 4

Online survey: October 4 to 18

Community Input Session #3: November 18