Work on a new storm sewer on Edgedale Rd. at the outlet to Dick's Creek will commence on Nov. 21. Pedestrians will have safe access to the road leading to Burgoyne Woods for the duration of the construction. It is estimated the work will take a week to complete.
Burgoyne Woods is a city-wide park located in St. Andrew's Ward. Visitors from within St. Catharines and the Niagara Region enjoy the variety of active and passive recreation facilities throughout the year.
The natural areas contain streams and a variety of topography to challenge the most skilled hiker or provide pleasant walking or hiking opportunities.
Residents with dogs come to this park to enjoy the leash free dog park. Picnic areas and shelters are also available.
Active recreation is possible either in the swimming or wading pools, on the tennis courts or by using the softball area. The entrance to Burgoyne Woods park is located at the east end of Edgedale Road. This park is 46 hectares.
Planning a get-together or searching for a location for wedding photos? Permits are available for this park for those purposes.