S-Line Rail Trail
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S-Line Rail Trail
  Jax Main Street   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32206

Amenities offered at this park:
3.3Trails Paved (Miles)
7Trash Barrels
YesBuilding General

Acres: 48.3
Park Type: Special
Council Person: Dr. Johnny Gaffney
History: The opportunity to create the S-Line trail presented itself with the availability of an abandoned length CSX railroad Right-of-Way, appropriately, in the shape of an "S". The City of Jacksonville seized the opportunity to create a ribbon of open space in the surrounding urban matrix by purchasing this property. Much of the 4.5-mile trail will run through residential areas, providing residents alternative off street routes for jogging, walking, biking and rollerblading. The development of this trail will offer the surrounding citizens a safer transportation alternative to vehicle-dominated streets as well as a linear recreation corridor. There is great potential for linkage with other trails, parks, schools, churches, historic sites and retail centers in the area.