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Clarksville Parks and Recreation announces Billy Dunlop Park to close temporarily for Scout event

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department reports tha an upcoming Scout event will close Billy Dunlop Park on Monday, August 24th until Thursday morning, August 27th, 2020.

The Blueway access point will be closed throughout the event. Robert Clark Park will also be closed during this time.

Fishermen and kayakers are encouraged to avoid the area and use alternative access points.

Billy Dunlop Park.

Billy Dunlop Park.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department announces Billy Dunlop Park to close temporarily for Scout events

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – A few times a year, the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department allows exclusive use of Billy Dunlop Park to local Scout groups. Two upcoming Scout events will close the park on Tuesday, July 28th until Friday, July 31st, 2020 at dawn. A second event will close the park on August 2nd until August 3rd, 2020 at dawn.

The Blueway access point will be closed during these events. Because of this, Robert Clark Park and access point will also be closed during these times. Fisherman, kayakers are encouraged to avoid the area and use alternative launch points.

Billy Dunlop Park.

Billy Dunlop Park.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation announces Billy Dunlop Park to reopen after Renovations

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation to hold Billy Dunlop Park ribbon cutting ceremony on June 24th.

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – After a 6-month renovation project, Clarksville’s Billy Dunlop Park will reopen with an improved pavilion and extensive landscaping designed to protect the riverbank from erosion.

The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department will host a ribbon-cutting event on Wednesday, June 24th, 2020 at 9:00am at the park, 1930 East Boyscout Road. After the ceremony, the park will be reopened to the public.

Visitors will find major improvements to the park’s large pavilion, which got structural repairs, a new roof, siding and stone pillars. Other upgrades include new picnic tables, a grill and modern, fully accessible restrooms.

The renovated pavilion at Billy Dunlop Park now has modern, fully accessible restrooms.

The renovated pavilion at Billy Dunlop Park now has modern, fully accessible restrooms.

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Clarksville is a key City in Middle Tennessee

 

A Regional Statistical overview of Clarksville

Clarksville Area Chamber of CommerceClarksville, TN – Clarksville-Montgomery County is one of 38 counties making up Middle Tennessee; it lies on the north-western edge of the region along the Cumberland River surrounded by rolling hills. Easily accessible from several major interstates and centrally located within just a day’s travel from 76% of all major U.S. cities – Clarksville continues to develop as a key player in the region.

Clarksville-Montgomery County sits along the Cumberland River just 45 minutes from Nashville.

Clarksville-Montgomery County sits along the Cumberland River just 45 minutes from Nashville.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation announces Billy Dunlop Park closed for renovations

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department reports Billy Dunlop Park, located at 1930 East Boyscout Road, is temporarily closed for renovations. The park is expected to re-open at the end of February.

Closures include the Blueway access points used by the public and rental vendors along the West Fork Red River at Billy Dunlop Park and Robert Clark Park.

Improvements include planting a riparian, or river bank, barrier at the river bed to help with erosion and renovations to the pavilion to include ADA Accessible restrooms.

For up-to-date information, visit www.ClarksvilleParksRec.com

Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Office

Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department

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Clarksville Volunteers clean old Red River Marina

 

City of Clarksville teams up with Cumberland River Compact

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville and the Cumberland River Compact joined forces to clean a section of the Red River in preparation for a new walking trail.

More than 30 volunteers met April 29th, 2018 and worked to pick up and remove trash from the old Kraft Street marina site and along the wooded trail leading to it. The cleanup was funded by a grant from Tennessee Valley Authority, secured by the Cumberland River Compact.

The City of Clarksville and the Cumberland River Compact joined forces April 29th to clean a section of the Red River in preparation for a new walking trail. More than 30 volunteers spent the afternoon removing more than 1,900 lbs of trash, 325 lbs of plastic and aluminum recyclables and 186 tires from the area.

The City of Clarksville and the Cumberland River Compact joined forces April 29th to clean a section of the Red River in preparation for a new walking trail. More than 30 volunteers spent the afternoon removing more than 1,900 lbs of trash, 325 lbs of plastic and aluminum recyclables and 186 tires from the area.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation reports Billy Dunlop Park and Blueway Access Points Remain Closed for Repairs

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department says Billy Dunlop Park remains closed in order to facilitate the necessary repairs due to recent flooding.

The Clarksville Blueway access points along the West Fork Red River at both Billy Dunlop and Robert Clark Park are also closed.

Red River during recent flooding.

Red River during recent flooding.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for July 5th, 2015

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.

This weeks highlights include: Clarksville Sports Festival Seeks Vendors, July Swim Lessons, Explore the Clarksville Blueway, and Get in shape with Just Ordinary Exercise.

Clarksville Sports Festival

Clarksville Sports Festival

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for June 28th, 2015

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.

This weeks highlights include: City’s Independence Day celebration, July Swim Lessons, Explore the Clarksville Blueway, and Get in shape with Just Ordinary Exercise.

Clarksville Independence Day Celebration

Clarksville Independence Day Celebration

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation challenges community to get out to local Parks this July

 

Month-long celebration highlights value of Parks and Recreation for local communities

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – If you’re feeling cramped and like you don’t get to spend enough time outside, you’re not the only one.

Nearly three in 10 U.S. adults do not spend time outside on a daily basis and of those who do, almost half spend less than 30 minutes in the fresh air according to a new survey released by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) and conducted by Ipsos Public Affairs.

OUT is IN - Park and Recreation Month

OUT is IN – Park and Recreation Month

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