A park in the heart of the city

BridgePark will act as the centerpiece of the riverfront experience, connecting all the attractions our unique city has to offer.

BridgePark as connective tissue: How BridgePark and an expanded Kanawha Plaza can connect the river experience to the City center, on both sides of the James. Image: Spatial Affairs Bureau


A park for the people, by the people

Inspired by our iconic natural resources and fueled by the Region’s creative and cultural renaissance, BridgePark will be an innovative public park that: 

● creates a dramatic, new, green, community gathering space,

● increases river accessibility,

● connects neighborhoods,

● furthers education and learning,

● promotes public health, and

● advances economic development.