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East McIntire Park is in the design phase

The city has hired Mahan Rykiel to create a design to implement the goals of the master plan. Once a design is finalized, work can begin to create a passive park and botanical garden in the park.

September 3, 2014 Design Documents

Overall Park design 

North end second round concepts

North end first round concepts

Design palette ideas


For information about the skate park design process, please contact Vic Garber at 970-3354 or garberv@charlottesville

Skate Park Option A

Skate Park Option B

For information about the trail bridge over the railroad, please visit the city trails website at


Final approved plan for East McIntire Park



The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board has recommended approval of a CONCEPT PLAN (shown here) with the addition of an athletic field in the north end of the park and making the hill top open to the public for passive use immediately a few days of the week.

Summary of Public Comment received to date


Transcript of all comments

Skate Park presentation

Botanical Garden presentation

McIntire Golf presentation

ACCT presentation


February 28th Presentation (.pdf file)

February 28 Concept Diagrams

Concept A        Concept B        Concept C

January 23 Presentation (pdf file)

January 23 Concept Diagrams

Concept diagram #1            Concept Diagram #2        Concept Diagram #3        Common Plan Elements

 Voting results for January 23rd concepts

ConceptOneVote        ConceptTwoVotes        ConceptThreeVotes        ConceptFourVotes

    Concept 1 (4 votes)             Concept 2 (3 votes)         Concepts 3 (29 votes)       Concept 4 (39 votes)

December 12 Presentation (pdf file)

December 12 - Group map planning results

    Group 1        Group 2        Group 3        Group 4        Group 5        Group 6        

    Group 7        Group 8        Group 9        Group 10        Group 11

The eastern area of the park, which will be discussed during this planning process, is shown below.


Map of East McIntire Planning Area

 This map image is a generic representation of the area to be planned and is not to scale 


Powerpoint from Sept 26 meeting (acrobat pdf format)

Map of land acquisition history (image below)

Land Acquisition Map McIntire

Property Deeds

Brice    Watson    Powers    Nelson (north)    Nelson (south)    Baker

Southern RR    Clontz    Nunley    Nickel    Morris/Pollard

1972 plan image (below)

McIntire Park Plan 1972 - LPDA

1983 Plan (Image below)


2004 plan report

 Route 250 Interchange Historical Documentation website is here

For information about the Route 250/McIntire Road interchange project, visit the website at