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Barelas Park Renovation

Help the City reimagine historic Barelas Park!

Barelas Park Renovation PossibilitiesThe City of Albuquerque Parks and Recreation Department is planning a major renovation of Barelas Park in the midst of one of the City’s oldest neighborhoods. With $1.2 million in federal grant funding from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, the renovation will involve a complete redesign of the 3.5-acre park located between the Barelas Community Center and Barelas Senior Center on 8th Street SW.

Project Schedule

Public Input Phase Fall/Winter 2020

Design Phase Winter/Spring 2021

Construction Summer/Fall 2021

How to Participate

To follow the planning process and provide input on what you'd like to see in the renovation, visit