Share Your Vision for Lincoln Yard Future Park Improvements


The City of Gainesville wants your feedback on future park improvements at the Lincoln Yard site, which is located between Southeast Eighth Avenue and Southeast 15th Avenue, east of Southeast 20th Street. Interested members of the public are invited to attend the project’s Open House Monday, Aug. 27 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Gainesville Technology Entrepreneurship Center (GTEC) building, located on 2153 SE Hawthorne Rd. Come to learn about the project and site, and to let us know what improvements you would like to see at this location.

Light refreshments will be provided.

RSVPs are not required, but please let us know if you plan to attend so there is an appropriate amount of seating and refreshments. To RSVP or for questions, please contact Sarit Sela, city architect, at 352-393-8649 or

For questions about Wild Spaces and Public Places, please contact Betsy Waite, director of Wild Spaces and Public Places for the City of Gainesville, at 352-393-8187 or


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About Wild Spaces and Public Places: In November 2016, Alachua County voters approved Wild Spaces and Public Places, a one-half percent sales tax to be collected in the county from Jan. 1, 2017 through Dec. 31, 2024, to acquire and improve environmentally-sensitive lands and to create, improve and maintain parks and recreational facilities. Learn more at