Orange County Government, Florida
Doreen Overstreet, Public Information Officer
(407) 468-5851 (mobile) or Doreen.Overstreet@ocfl.net
20 January 2017
Young Pine Community Park Grand Opening


WHAT: Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, District 4 Commissioner Jennifer Thompson and the Parks and Recreation Division will celebrate the grand opening of Young Pine Community Park. The 61-acre park’s amenities include an inclusive playground, teen workout stations, walking path and wetland trail, kayak launch, fishing pier, dog park, pavilion and multi-purpose fields.

An inclusive playground provides kids of all abilities with an opportunity to participate in recreation. This playground includes a ramp and space for a wheel chair; ADA swings suitable for ages up to 16; and tactile play area with bongos and tic-tac-toe. This is Orange County’s first new park built with an inclusive playground.

WHEN: Saturday, January 28, from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

WHERE: Young Pine Community Park
     5201 Young Pine Road
     Orlando, FL 32829

FOR MORE INFO: (Onsite contact)
Mandy Kimmer, Public Information Officer
Amanda.Kimmer@ocfl.net; 407-405-4579

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About Orange County Government: Orange County Government strives to serve its citizens and guests with integrity, honesty, fairness and professionalism. Located in Central Florida, Orange County includes 13 municipalities and is home to world famous theme parks, the nation’s second largest convention center, and a thriving life science research park. Seven elected members make up the Board of County Commissioners including the Mayor who is elected countywide. For more information please visit www.OCFL.net or go to the Orange County Facebook and Twitter pages.