Alice Park

Written by John Hillman

On June 19, 2018

Alice Park

A perspective on the images and activation ideas possible in Alice Park.

The Namesake - Sarah Alice Broadbent

From The Marsh To The River

Alice Park North

Game On

.

A Park, A Home, A Swing

Alice Park – By Air By Land

The Progress of  Alice Park
– March 2018 – Site work started
– April & May 2018 – understory clearing to shape park
– June 2018  – minor fill added to allow for drainage and to prepare park for landscaping. 

Fall 2018 – As water utilities come online, sod grass and additional landscaping will be added. 

Interesting Fact:  While used by day and night as a pedestrian-friendly park, Alice Park also plays a key role in the network of natural water management systems. It is actually what is called a dry retention location so instead of big lakes like most developers use to collect and hold water, we encourage the best use of drainage taking our clues from mother nature and get the water back into the ground as quickly and naturally as possible

You May Also Like…

Amelia River to Sea Trail Opening Event

Amelia River to Sea Trail Opening Event

Over the years, Amelia Island has come to be known as having the best cycling in Florida. In fact, some would even challenge any visitor to name a better place to cycle in the state. The City of Fernandina Beach is one of only fifteen Florida communities to receive...

Sean McCarthy – Sarah’s Island

Sean McCarthy – Sarah’s Island

Sean McCarthy, SongwriterSean McCarthy knows the sounds of Fernandina Beach like the back of his hand. After spending decades building his career as a respected recording artist and singer/songwriter in Nashville with several national credits to boot, Sean felt a...

Hangar To Home

Hangar To Home

The Crane Island lifestyle begins with the journey there. For a pilot leaving Atlanta, that means taking off from Peachtree-Dekalb Airport and arriving on island time in (almost) no time.                       ...

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *