Hard to find public spaces: Reddie Point Preserve
Published June 15, 2016 in Neighborhoods - MetroJacksonville.com
Literally right off University Boulevard in Arlington, Reddie Point Preserve is easy to miss. Located behind a residential subdivision, it's an atmosphere that provides visitors a visual perspective of an undeveloped riverfront despite being surrounded by suburbia.
The 102 acres that make up Reddie Point were purchased by the City of Jacksonville in November 2002 for $3 million with the help of an FCT grant. Located off the beaten path, park amenities include a fishing pier with floating docks, picnic pavilions, observation areas, a multi-use play field, 1.5 mils of hiking trails, car parking, bike racks and an access road.
Reddie Point Preserve is located at 4499 Yachtman Way.
Article by Ennis Davis, AICP. Contact Ennis at firstname.lastname@example.org
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