Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Park Spotlight - Chester Park

Chester Park is only a little small park in our city, but gets LOTS of use. Mainly because of the famous "Al and Alma's Supper Club and Dinner Cruises".

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Chester Park - A park enhancing the area

This is a very quaint park, with a small beach on Cooks Bay, a small playground, and access to Al and Alma's docks, and some public docks.

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Al and Almas, Piper Rd going to the right.


No on street parking here, it's right off the infamous 'no parking allowed' Tuxedo Blvd  and Piper Rd. Piper Rd is a road that was designed for days when it was just cabins, and is very narrow. On street parking would be very impracticable here. I imagine Al and Alma's wouldn't mind if you parked in their lot.

This park is clearly being used often, though I imagine most of its users are customer's of Al and Almas, though I'm sure neighboring residents take advantage of it.

This is a park that enhances the neighborhood, including an important local business, definintely a "Place in Mound."

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