A 10-year rehabilitation plan guides the renewal of Hawrelak Park to ensure it continues to serve the recreational and event needs of Edmontonians.

Project Update - April 2021

A Lake Water Quality Feasibility Study was completed in 2020 by consultant Applied Ecological Services (now Resource Environmental Solutions). The report summarizes the conditions at Hawrelak Park Lake and its watershed and assesses the best management practices to improve water quality in the lake.

Hawrelak Lake Water Quality Feasibility Study

Public Engagement

Public engagement was held through the Engaged Edmonton platform on 2 pathway options between January 11 to 26, 2021. Over 2,900 people visited the page and 729 people engaged with the material.

This feedback, summarized in the What We Heard report, along with technical requirements and City policies and programs, will be used to develop a final pathway design.

About the Park

William Hawrelak Park is a 68-hectare park in the river valley and is one of the most popular parks in Edmonton. It hosts several major festivals and events throughout the year and is a great location for all Edmontonians and visitors to explore and enjoy.