FY 2016-2017 Athletic Court Renovations

Nia Rodgers, Project Manager
919-560-4197, ext. 21225


Garrett Road Park: 6815 Garrett Road Map
Morreene Road Park:1102 Morreene Road Map

Team Members

Tammy Brown, Parks and Recreation Department

Project Description

Both park sites were identified by Durham Parks and Recreation as priority for resurfacing and full renovation of their double tennis courts. At Garrett Road Park the renovation will allow the courts to be used for USTA and other league events and will accommodate the growing sport of pickleball.


Garrett Road Park: $315,000.00
Morreene Road Park: $299,000.00

Current Phase

Morreene Road Park: Design


Garrett Road Park: Completed December 2017
Morreene Road Park: August 2018

Garrett Road Park

Beautiful broad view of the new tennis courts.

After 1

Clean court lines

After 4

Lets play pickleball!

After 3

After pic: Another great day for tennis play.

After 2

The court conditions before renovation. 

Existing Conditions

Entrance to the courts before renovation

Tennis court entry

Before pic: This tennis netting was begging for an update. 

Tennis netting

Morreene Road Park

Dark and gloomy tennis court entry

Tennis court entry

Rough existing conditions, soon to be made new

Court existing conditions

Past its prime tennis netting

Tennis netting

Before pic: These tennis courts will soon be so fresh and clean 

Tennis courts