A Secret Under Oak Street

September 3, 2008 30 comments Open printer friendly version of this article Print Article

The rain waters of Tropical Storm Fay reveal a little history under Oak Street.

This hole, exposing historic brick paving and streetcar ties, opened up last week on Oak Street, one block south of the Riverside Publix.  The streetcar line through Riverside once ran as far south as NAS Jax and spurred transit oriented developments, such as Ortega.