"The vision is for every resident to be able to safely and comfortably walk to a high-quality park within a 5 to 10-minute walk from their home"
Keeping up with Growth
The vision for Walk-to Parks (or neighborhood parks) is for every resident to be able to safely and comfortably walk to a high-quality park within ½ mile (a 5 to 10-minute walk) from their home. Currently, approximately less than 40% of City residents have access to public park within ½ mile. As the city's population continues to grow, this gap in service will also increase unless additional walk-to parks are added.
White Course Walk-To Park
To help fill this void, the bond will help fund construction of the currently undeveloped “White Course Park Parcel” within Downtown Doral South. This future park is located within one of the fastest growing residential areas of the city and will help meet the day-to-day recreation needs of those residents. While a final plan for this park space has not yet been completed, it is anticipated to include: