In 2016, the City of West Allis adopted an updated to its Comprehensive Park and Outdoor Recreation Plan. This plan informs the City's approach to acquiring and developing public outdoor parks and recreation facilities and was developed as a companion to the City's 2030 Comprehensive Plan.
The plan included general recommendations on policy, future park locations, master plans for specific parks, and specific improvement for all individual parks. Recommendations addressed:
Need for new parks and park facilities
Park infrastructure issues
Maintenance and policy issues
Since the plan's adoption, a variety of general and park-specific recommendations have been completed. Some key improvements include: