Dedication Ceremony for Craftsman Village Park Set for today -
Vice Mayor Robert Garcia wiil be on hand at a dedication ceremony for the new Craftsman Village Park Saturday.
Set for 10 a.m., the ceremony will be at the park, 851 Orange Ave.
“Each new park in Long Beach is a cause for celebration, and Craftsman Village Park is the third to open this year in the city of Long Beach,” Mayor Bob Foster said. “This park will bring the community together and encourage a more active, healthy lifestyle.”
The new .34-acre park includes craftsman-inspired fencing and entry features, native plantings, trees, walkways, lighting, benches and picnic tables, as well as a small turf area and play elements.
“I’d like to personally thank our residents for helping to design this new park, which will provide much needed green space for the beautiful Craftsman Village Historic District,” said Garcia, who represents the First Council District.