PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Several parks in Pinellas County have reopened their gates this weekend after closing during Hurricane Irma for restorations and cleanup.
A few county parks still remain closed as crews continue cleaning up.
The following park facilities are set to open on Sunday:
- Sand Key Park
- Lake Seminole Park
- Sawgrass Lake Park
- Joe’s Creek Greenway Park
- War Veterans’ Memorial Park (Boat Ramp only)
The following park facilities opened Saturday:
- Fred Marquis Pinellas Trail
- County Beach Access Areas: Indian Rocks Beach, Tiki Gardens, Madeira Beach, Redington Shores, and St. Pete Beach
- Boca Ciega Park (Shelter 2 and playground remain closed)
- Walsingham Park (dog park remains closed)
- Belleair Causeway Boat Ramp (partially open)
- Park Boulevard Boat Ramp
- Ridgecrest Park
- Weedon Island Preserve (Education Center remains closed due to power outage)
- Brooker Creek Preserve (Education Center remains closed due to fallen trees on boardwalk)
- Wall Springs Park
- Eagle Lake Park (some trails will remain closed)
- Heritage Village
Any park in Pinellas County that is not listed will remain closed until further notice. Openings will be posted online at: http://www.pinellascounty.org/park.
The county advises visitors to avoid downed trees and areas that have been closed to the public. You can report any issues to park rangers on the website.
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