TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) – Thursday, the Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency, made up of both City of Tallahassee and Leon County Commissioners, voted on the North Florida Innovation Labs grant, design for the skateable art park on Capital Cascades Trail, and a new location and timeline for the Northeast Park.
The Blueprint Board voted to move up the timeline of the Northeast Park at Thursday’s meeting after Leon County Commissioners voted to relocate the proposed park at the end of January.
County Commissioner Brian Welch told WCTV he was hoping the relocation could accelerate the timeline of construction on the $10 million park project to line up with the Northeast Gateway.
The park has now been placed in a five year window, rather than scheduled for funding in 2035.
The previous location of the park was to be at the intersection of Thomasville Road and Proctor Road; the…