Crystal Springs Road Park
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Crystal Springs Road Park
  10151 Crystal Springs Road   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32221

Amenities offered at this park:
1Bike racks
66Car Parking
1Multiuse Field
8Picnic shelters
40Picnic Tables
1Playground Equipment
4Tennis Hard
4Tennis Hard Lighted
1Trails Paved (Miles)
1Trails Unpaved (Miles)
27Trash Barrels
YesBuilding Security
YesCommunity Center
YesDrinking Fountain
YesFishing Available
YesPerimeter Site Fencing
YesSecurity Lighting

Acres: 37.725
Park Type: Community
Council Person: Daniel Davis
History: Mayor Ed Austin and Councilman Mike Hogan, District 12, broke ground for the new park on August 29, 1994. It was dedicated with a ribbon cutting on March 24, 1995. The Community Center was opened on Nov. 23, 1999 as the Crystal Springs Community Center. It was renamed the Julian W. Barrs Center on Oct. 16, 2002. Barrs was Director of the Parks Department for 8 years. In addition to the community center, Crystal Springs Road Park offers playscapes, grills, picnic shelters, restrooms, an adult baseball field, 4 lighted tennis courts, 3 handball courts and nature trails. Extensive refurbishment of the park was completed on November 5, 2005. 165 additonal trees, new docrative fencing, and a new state-of-the-art playground were installed.