As part of the makeover of the facilities in McPherson park, asphalt in the parking area was replaced with gravel held in place by a grid. This allows water to enter the soil instead of immediately running off into the creek. Every little bit helps to prevent stormwater issues later.
This bridge in McPherson Park has been replaced and the access improved.
This is part of a project to upgrade bridges and stabilize the creek bank that runs through McPherson Park.
McPherson Park has a short nature trail among these very tall trees, and offers a quick escape to nature, just a short distance from Academy Street.
This Line Throwing Gun on display in McPherson Park was used in the early 20th century to throw a weighted line from one ship to another, or to toss out a life preserver from a rescue ship.
The pedestrian entrance to McPherson Park on North Main Street.
The Dogwood tree in bloom in McPherson Park on North Main Street.
Here is a suggestion on an activity to enjoy during this warmer weather .. I took this photo recently on a walk through McPherson Park.