Parks & Recreation

Nichols Green Phase II Entrance

The City of Jacksonville has over 200 acres of park property. It is the job of the Parks Department to maintain the city parks, cemeteries and recreation center.

City Parks Improvements

Over the past several years the parks department has made the following improvements to the city's parks:

  • Built new concession stand at the ball park
  • Installed new Disc Golf Course at Nicholos Green II
  • Installed new playground equipment at Buckner Park
  • Installed new playground equipment at Lincoln Park
  • Re-opened the Recreation Center
  • Repainted the Pool at Buckner Park
  • Started phase 1 construction on the Rose Garden