New Park Development

The Lodge rendering

Madison Avenue Central Park opened in October 2016. This park provides indoor and outdoor spaces for family activities and community events, including a splash pad, accessible playground, open shelters, large pavilion and other amenities.

The City will focus its efforts on the construction of Warren Riverview Park in 2017 and 2018. This park, located on the west side of town off Market St. and the Arkansas River, will offer unique views, a ropes course, The Lodge meeting facility and more.

Development Timeline


  • Begin collecting sales tax; Construct Madison Avenue Central Park
  • June 17, 2015 Derby Informer editorial.

  • Madison Avenue Central Park opened in October
  • Bid and construct Warren Riverview Park. See the construction webcam to view progress. Construction started in June 2017 and the park is scheduled to open October 20, 2018.


    If you have questions or feedback about the park development, contact Robert Mendoza, Director of Public Works, at 316-788-0301 or by email.