OCFL Update | Barber Park Ribbon-Cutting Expansion Ceremony
The newly expanded Barber Park on Gatlin Avenue officially opened on March 2, 2020. During the ribbon-cutting ceremony, children played during recess at the neighboring Lake George Elementary School.
Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings and District 3 Commissioner Mayra Uribe, City of Orlando Commissioner Jim Gray were all in attendance. The 15.5-acre addition includes two multi-purpose fields with lights and a splash pad for kids.
“It doesn’t get any better than this when we get to open a park for children and others who will come and play and families will visit and get to enjoy the amenities here,” said Mayor Jerry Demings.