Tennis court repairs to be made at several parks and schools

Friday, October 24, 2014

​(Virginia Beach, VA) – Tennis court repairs will take place around the city as part of ongoing maintenance. Be advised of repairs being made to the following parks and high schools, which may be intermittently closed to the public starting at the end of October through early December:

• Lake Placid Park
• Lynnhaven Park
• Woodstock Park
• Old Beach Park
• Cox High School
• Princess Anne Middle School (Former Kellam High School)
• Ocean Lakes High School
• Old Donation Center (Former Princess Anne Middle School)
• First Colonial High School
• Salem High School

All maintenance work is weather permitting. For additional information, please contact Mike Parkman in Parks & Recreation/Parks & Natural Areas at 385-1189 or Melisa Ingram with Virginia Beach City Public Schools at 263-1090.


In serving the community, Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation manages 275 City park sites, almost 7,500 acres of parks and natural areas, six community recreation centers (with a seventh one under construction), therapeutic programs, inclusion services, and provides landscape management and maintenance for municipal buildings, public schools, park facilities, and designated roadways. The department is committed to providing the citizens of Virginia Beach access and opportunities to pursue healthy lifestyles.


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