FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Barbara Knous 407-246-3245 or cell 321-229-9324
GROUNDBREAKING AT L. HOEQUIST PARK
ORLANDO, Fla. (February 21, 2003) – City of Orlando District 2 Commissioner Betty T. Wyman will break ground for Leroy Hoequist Park on Saturday, March 1, 2003, at 10:30 a.m.
This neighborhood park will be a recreational area with a blading/biking trail, a multi-purpose field and picnic facilities. New landscaping will be included as part of the development plan. The park is located at 1450 S. Alder Ave., near the Engelwood Neighborhood Center.
L. Hoequist Park is one of 30 parks included in the Parks Initiative, a 36-month project entitled “The City Beautiful - The Legacy Continues.” The cost for this park’s improvements is $1 million.
For more information regarding L. Hoequist Park, please visit www.CityofOrlando.net or call 407-246-3245.