Granada Park
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Granada Park
  3960 Alcazar Avenue   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32207

Amenities offered at this park:
Qty.Amenity
7Benches
4Picnic Tables
1Playground Equipment
4Trash Barrels
YesDrinking Fountain
YesSecurity Lighting

Acres: 0.4
Park Type: Neighborhood
Council Person: Art Shad
History: Lovely Granada Park sits west of San Jose Boulevard, in the heart of the Granada subdivision. When Howard Properties platted the property in 1925, it dedicated the .4-acre park to Duval County. Granada displays the Spanish theme and Mediterranean architecture that were very popular in Jacksonville during the 1920s. The rectangular park lies in the middle of Granada Boulevard. Granada is a city in Spain, noted as a capital for the Moors, who invaded and ruled much of Spain from the 8th15th centuries. Landscaping projects in 2002 and 2003 have beautified Granada Park. It displays a well-kept playground, green expanse of open lawn, flowerbeds, several shade trees, and a scattering of benches. In Aug 2010: New playground, slide and swings and ADA access to these amenities were completed.