A groundbreaking ceremony will take place on Aug. 5, for the first phase of Keeley Park. Expected to be completed by July 2011, it will include a sprayground, playgrounds, restrooms /concessions building, community garden, shelters and trails. The development of Keeley Nursery into a community park is identified in the Greensboro Comprehensive Master Plan.
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Phase II development is anticipated for FY12-13 and will include athletic complex (softball), additional trails and practice fields. Funding for the project also consisted of a $1,000,000 grant from the Parks and Recreation Trust Fund (220-5020-01). The projected balance includes $2,698,839 that needs to be issued from the 2000 Bond.