The project is coordinating the two 2008 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond funded projects (Restroom Improvements and Community Opportunity Fund Project) and will work to identify future, potential project funding.
A Community Driven Redesign Process
The Friends of Noe Courts applied for a Community Opportunity Fund grant for Phase I, which does not include the reconfiguration of the courts but does include irrigation upgrades, grading, and increased accessibility.
The “no mow” lawn area by the 24th street entrance was planted this week at Noe Courts. This blend of native grass covers the small sloped area by the park entrance and will require minimal maintenance and less water use than a traditional, mowed lawn. Two fruitless olive trees, which complement … Continue reading
The contractor has completed construction of the new ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant ramp, which leads from the playground up to the restroom. This ramp provides a very gently sloping path of travel across the lawn to the upper level of the site. New retaining walls, including the curved … Continue reading
Hello! I’d like to introduce myself as the new project manager for the Noe Courts Park Improvement Project. Construction is approaching the halfway point and the contractor is currently completing the wall terraces before starting the construction of the new accessible ramp leading to the restroom. An advisory was posted … Continue reading
The Recreation and Park Department is pleased to report that the renovation of the Noe Courts restroom is now complete. These restrooms are now open! Each restroom has been converted to single-occupancy units for wheelchair accessibility. Water-saving fixtures and lighting were updated while maintaining the historic character of the building. The renovation … Continue reading
In June 2015, the Recreation and Park Commission approved a renovation plan to improve lawn drainage and walkway, wheelchair-accessible ramp between the playground and restrooms, terraced seating, site furnishings and landscaping. These improvements are made possible through the Community Opportunity Fund and Restroom Program of the 2008 Park Bond. The project … Continue reading
On May 15, 2014, the Recreation and Park Commission approved a park improvement plan that would create a people-only lawn area adjacent to the children’s playground. The Friends of Noe Courts Park is applying for a Community Opportunity Fund grant to complete the improvement plan in its entirety. With full … Continue reading
The City hosted four (4) community meetings to develop plan options based on public input through community discussions and written comments. These community meetings were well-attended by a broad representation of park users, including young families, seniors, dog owners, and tennis advocates. We appreciate your time and interest in the future of Noe Courts … Continue reading