Input Sought on Planned Bles Park Updates

Representatives of the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services and the Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure will hold a special community meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 to present plans for improvements at Bles Park in Ashburn.

The meeting will be held at George Washington University’s Virginia Science & Technology Campus, Exploration Hall, 20101 Academic Way.

The park has 30 acres of active recreation space including sports fields and 94 acres of woods, wetlands and trails, including a portion of the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail and the Eastern Loudoun Adult Day Center.

Information available at the meeting will include results of a site analysis and a draft master plan for the park created by design consultants William H. Gordon Associates. The $3.4 million proposal includes additional parking spaces, an updated playground equipment, field netting, a picnic pavilion and a canoe/kayak launch. Construction new features is expected to begin next spring or summer, with completion expected in late 2020 or early 2021.

One thought on “Input Sought on Planned Bles Park Updates

  • 2019-04-23 at 6:47 am
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    Except for the colleges this property was to be open space, government at it’s worse

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