Westside Park
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Westside Park
  1083 Line Street   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32209

Amenities offered at this park:
Qty.Amenity
1Baseball Youth
1Baseball Youth Lighted
6Basketball
6Basketball Lighted
2Benches
1Bike racks
1Bleachers
21Car Parking
3Grills
5Picnic Tables
1Playground Equipment
1Shuffleboard
2Tennis Hard
2Trash Barrels
YesBasketball Adult
YesBasketball Adult Lighted
YesBasketball Goals
YesBasketball Junior
YesBasketball Junior Lighted
YesBuilding General
YesCommunity Center
YesPerimeter Site Fencing
YesSecurity Lighting

Acres: 1.8
Park Type: Community
Council Person: Warren A. Jones
History: Westside Park is located on the west side of Jacksonville north of Commonwealth Avenue. The park is part of the plat of Solary’s Addition to Jacksonville that was recorded prior to 1900, and resides across from the West Jacksonville Elementary School, which was built in 1929. The City of Jacksonville acquired the park property from twelve different owners in 1962. The Westside Senior Center is located at the park, offering many diverse activities and services for citizens 60 years of age and older, such as weekday lunches, health support services, field trips, and bible study classes. A park improvement project was completed in 2002 that included a new asphalt parking lot, a stormwater retention facility, concrete sidewalks, a new picnic table and grill, and landscaping.