Bob Hayes Sports Complex Next to Legends Center
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Bob Hayes Sports Complex Next to Legends Center
  5054 Soutel Drive   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32208

Amenities offered at this park:
3Basketball Lighted
4Bike racks
240Car Parking
2Concession Stand
1Multiuse Field
4Picnic shelters
29Picnic Tables
1Playground Equipment
1Trails Paved (Miles)
20Trash Barrels
YesBasketball Adult
YesBasketball Adult Lighted
YesBasketball Goals
YesBasketball Junior
YesBasketball Junior Lighted
YesBuilding Clubhouse Office
YesCommunity Center
YesDrinking Fountain
YesSoccer U10

Acres: 25.22
Park Type: Community
Council Person: Mia Jones
History: In April 2000, Bob Hayes Sports Complex became a reality when the City purchased an adjacent parcel to Lonnie Miller Regional Park from the Diocese of St. Augustine for $175,000 (OR 9610 pg. 1347), subject to an easement for underground utilities, access, and other terms (OR 7330 pg. 1398).As of December 2004, funding has been approved for the $1.4 million project, which will be put out for bids as soon as the latest revision of the plans is completed. To be known as the Bob Hayes Soccer Complex (or possibly Sports Complex), the facility will include several youth soccer fields, a football field, a pavilion/concession building that will also contain restrooms and storage space, playground and picnic equipment, bleachers, sidewalks, an asphalt trail, parking, a retention pond, irrigation, sewer/drainage facilities, and landscaping.