Westside Parks

Myrtle Avenue Park

A shaded picnic area is the highlight of this park on West Canal Street.  The beautiful azaleas bloom during springtime adding a delightful dash of color to the park. This park also includes a new swing set with specialized seating for children of all abilities.

Pettis Park

This four-acre park is located on Mary Avenue and Duss Street, and includes two lighted tennis courts, two basketball courts with double-lining for pickleball play as well, a multi-purpose field, playground, two large pavilions (one with cooking facilities), a racquetball court, a skate bowl, exercise equipment around the perimeter of the park, and restroom facilities.   The park will also be undergoing replacement of the existing playground equipment with new, modern facilities and is expected to open before the end of 2019.

Mary Avenue Park

The Mary Avenue Park features a children’s playground, restroom facility and picnic tables. This park is also home to the City's first Community Garden featuring a total of 38 garden plots.