City of Jacksonville


City to Host Metropolitan Park Revitalization Open House

April 15, 2024
The Metropolitan Park Revitalization team is excited to announce a unique opportunity for community members to actively participate in the rejuvenation of Metropolitan Park. A public open house, during which citizens can come together, share ideas, and contribute to the future of one of our city's most cherished public spaces, on Wednesday, April 17, 2024.

During this engaging event, attendees will have a chance to meet directly with the design team responsible for the park's revitalization. This is your opportunity to learn about the potential transformations and to contribute your vision to the project. We believe that community input is invaluable in creating a space that reflects the needs and dreams of its users.

The open house will feature interactive stations designed to gather your feedback and preferences. Whether you're passionate about green spaces, recreational facilities, cultural events, or sustainable landscaping, we want to hear what matters most to you.

Why Your Participation Matters

Metropolitan Park has been a cornerstone of our community for generations, offering a green retreat amidst our bustling city. As we embark on this journey to revitalize the park, it's crucial that we come together as a community to ensure the park serves future generations as effectively as it has served us.

Your insights and aspirations for Metropolitan Park will directly influence the design and programming of the revitalization effort. This is more than just a renovation project; it's a reimagining of what our communal spaces can be, with sustainability, inclusivity and community needs at the forefront.

Join Us!

Don't miss this chance to be part of a landmark project in our city. Your voice is critical in creating a Metropolitan Park that resonates with everyone. Let's come together to make history, crafting a park that stands as a testament to our community's commitment to beauty, functionality, and the environment.

We look forward to seeing you there and working together to shape the future of Metropolitan Park.

WHEN: 3-7 p.m., Wednesday, April 17, 2024

WHERE: Jacksonville Public Library
Main Branch Lounge (enter via the Pajcic Promenade)
303 N. Laura St., Jacksonville, FL, 32202

About the Metropolitan Park Revitalization Committee

The Metropolitan Park Revitalization team is a collaborative effort comprised of city planners, community leaders, environmental experts and design professionals dedicated to transforming Metropolitan Park into a vibrant, sustainable, and inclusive space for all residents and visitors to enjoy.