CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Sept. 16, 2020) – The Charlotte County Commission will commemorate the opening of the William R. Gaines Jr. Veterans Memorial Park with a ribbon-cutting ceremony scheduled for 2 p.m., Sept. 22 at the park on 20499 Edgewater Drive in Port Charlotte.
The public is invited to attend.
The improvements were funded by the 1% local option sales tax approved by voters in November 2014. The project includes adding a secondary access drive from Edgewater Drive, additional parking, a military-themed, handicap-accessible playground, a small pavilion, sidewalks and security lighting. For information on the park, visit www.CharlotteCountyFL.gov and click Departments, then Community Services.
For information, contact Brian Gleason at 941-743-1462 or Brian.Gleason@CharlotteCountyFL.gov.