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12.06.2017
Victory Park–Phase One Complete more >
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Bench Restoration more >
10.26.2017
Celebration of Victory Park Revitalization more >
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Frederick Law Olmsted incorporated what is referred to as the 7 S’s, these design concepts make it possible to spot an Olmsted landscape wherever you may find it: 1) scenery 2) style 3) suitability 4) subordination 5) separation 6) sanitation 7) service

Projects

Victory Park–Phase One Complete

December 06, 2017

New Walkway and Benches

Olmsted Parks Conservancy and Louisville Parks and Recreation are pleased to have completed phase one of a $1 million revitalization to Victory Park. The first phase work included:

New Walkway and Benches

New Walkway and Benches

New Basketball Court

New Basketball Court

35 New Trees

35 New Trees

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Financial support came from Olmsted Parks Conservancy’s recent Campaign for Extraordinary Parks, including Humana Foundation, James Graham Brown Foundation, PNC Foundation, Kosair Charities along with support from City of Louisville, Mayor Greg Fischer and Louisville Parks and Recreation.

Phase Two, of the revitalization project, is expected to start after early in 2018 and will include a new playground and sprayground.

2017.08.21 phase 2