Franklin School Park
Size in acres: 4.25 acres
Since: March 2016
Franklin School Park is located at 1903 Saint Mary's Avenue.
This property was once a school and has been converted into a park. This historic arches that were part of the school complex were renovated to keep the charm of the property.
The renovation of the arches has been completed. This phase also includes construction of family restrooms in the pavilion, site work and a new splash pad. Read more....
View a copy of the Franklin School Park Plan
Grand Opening of Franklin School Park Phase 1
Phase I of Franklin School Park opened in 2016. The splash pad is available seasonally from 9 am-9 pm. The park is open from 6 am-11 pm daily. Read more about the Grand Opening. Enjoy the below photos of the completed project.
The photos show the new parking lot and concrete patio with sidewalk as well as the pavilion. The inside of the pavilion will include new restroom facilities, a kitchen, and a large multi-purpose room that will be used as a year-round rental facility. The renovation will include all new heating and air conditioning so the building will be able to be used all year. The site work consists of a new parking lot with lighting, a new concrete patio with trees, seat walls, and a new sidewalk connecting to the street.
Construction of Phase II is scheduled to be completed in November.