Parks

Park Facilities Matrix/Map Parks Master Plan

Park Policies


· Dogs are not permitted to run loose and must be kept on a leash when visiting a park.
· The City enforces a “pooper scooper” law and provisions must be made to remove solid waste.
· No glass bottles permitted.
· Sound systems and loud noises are prohibited.
· Motor vehicles are permitted in parking lots only.
· Trash receptacles are provided for park refuse only.
· Parks close at 10:30 pm nightly and reopen at 5:00 am or as posted in individual parks.
· Driving golf balls in University City parks is prohibited.
· City and State laws apply in all University City parks.
· Firearms are prohibited in all University City parks.
· Permits must be obtained for athletic field and picnic pavilion use.

Ackert Park


6600 Delmar, north to Vernon Avenue 
Ackert Park
Linear park with playground
3.5 acres
Acquired 1967


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Eastgate Park


Northeast corner of Vernon and Eastgate
Eastgate ParkPlayground and basketball courts
0.93 acres
Acquired 1923
   
  
 
 
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Flynn Park


Bounded by Pershing, Midvale and Kingsbury
 Flynn Park
5 tennis courts
Playground
6.61 acres
Acquired 1923

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Fogerty Park


Located in the 1500 block of North 82nd Blvd.
Large neighborhood park ideal for all day outings
Fogerty Park
Picnic area, weatherproof shelter with restrooms
Full-size baseball diamond
Youth soccer field
Children’s playground
Half mile jogging trail
Two tennis courts
11.80 acres
Recycling available near the pavilion
                                                    Acquired 1928
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Greensfelder Park


West of 8333 Fullerton

Greensfelder ParkBall diamond
Playground
6.75 acres
Acquired 1954 


 
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Greenway South


South from 6600 Kingsbury to Millbrook
Linear park
0.809 acres
Acquired 1967


 

Heman Park


Bounded by Midland, Olive, Purdue, Pennsylvania, and Vernon
University City’s largest park

Heman Park

Restroom facilities
Several picnic areas
4 picnic pavilions
Heman Park Swimming Pool
Centennial Commons Recreation Facility
Heman Park Community Center
Multiple Ball Diamonds and Fields
Large baseball diamond, 5 softball diamonds, 3 little league
baseball diamonds, 1 tee ball diamond, 4 soccer fields, 2 combination
football/soccer fields
Multiple Courts
Paved basketball courts, horseshoe courts, 8 tennis courts (4 lighted)
1-1/2 mile jogging course
Large playground
Recycling available near the pavilions
85.26 acres
Acquired 1923, 1928 and 1944
Our Park Maintenance and Forestry Divisions are also located in Heman Park.
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Kaufman Park 


Mulberry and Blackberry 
Kaufman Park  4 tennis courts with a tennis practice area
  Playground
  Tot Lot play area for smaller children
  Natural wooded area suitable for nature study
   7.77 acres
   Acquired 1972
                                        Also adjacent to Kaufman Park is The Green Center
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Kingsland Park


Kingsland at Chamberlain

Kingsland Park

Tot Lot play area for smaller children
0.84 acres
Acquired 1970



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Lewis Park


Delmar at Yale 
Lewis ParkDecorative pond with fountain
Playground
4.00 acres
Acquired 1923, 1928, and 1954


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Janet Majerus Park


Raymond and Partridge Avenues
Janet Majerus Park
Decorative pond with fountain
1/3 mile jogging trail
Fitness stations
Children’s playground
4.5 acres
Acquired 1995

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Metcalfe Park


Kingsland Avenue, south of Vernon
   Metcalfe Park2 ball fields
  Playground
  5.6 acres
  Acquired 1955 and 1962


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Millar Park


Canton and North & South Roads
Larger neighborhood park
Millar ParkPlayground area
Picnic pavilion with restrooms
2 baseball diamonds
Football and soccer fields
1/2 mile jogging trail with fitness stations
12.19 acres
Recycling available near the pavilion
                                         Acquired 1928
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Mooney Park


Jackson Avenue, Delmar to Amherst
Mooney Park
Playground
Basketball courts
5.2 acres
Acquired 1922, 1923, and 1931

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Jo

seph L. Adams Park


 

Big Bend, south of Forsyth
  Joseph L. Adams Park
   Undeveloped green space
    1.6 acres
    Acquired 1933


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Rabe Park


Midland at Canton 
Rabe Park
Children’s playground and open play field
2.0 acres
 Acquired 1934



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Ruth Park Woods


Ruth Park Woods
 
  26 acre wooded tract with interpretive nature trails developed in cooperation
  with the Missouri Department of Conservation and volunteers
 

 
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