Springfield Park District to Begin Parking Lot Improvements


SPRINGFIELD IL – Improvements to the Centennial Park parking lot will begin Wednesday August 22. The Springfield Park District will start work on the lot adjacent to the Skate Park and Bocce Ball Courts.

The improvements will include additional parking with two handicapped spaces, and 46 other parking spots. The access point will be widened to allow for two way traffic to enter and exit the parking lot simultaneously.

Estimated time for the project is expected to take two weeks. The lot will close Monday August 27, the Skate Park and Bocce Ball Courts will remain open through the construction period.

Additional Parking will be available in the West parking lot off Bunker Hill Road. Hope Church as also offered space to park. The church is located off Lenhart Rd. directly east of the parking lot under construction.  

For information on Park District programs and events please visit us at www.springfieldparks.org

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