Media Release

Jonesville Park Soccer Field Groundbreaking

Tuesday, November 29, 2005 12:00 AM

Citizens are invited to the groundbreaking of the Jonesville Park Soccer Field of Dreams on Friday, December 2, at 4 p.m. The six soccer fields will be constructed by Alachua County Parks and Recreation in conjunction with the Gainesville Soccer Alliance within Jonesville Park, at the corner of CR 241 and NW 32nd Ave. The Gainesville Soccer Alliance has donated $550,000 towards this project.

The soccer fields are part of the larger Jonesville Park Master Plan that includes numerous and varied recreation facilities from tennis, racquetball, volleyball, and bocce courts, to a nature center, ball fields, disc golf course, amphitheater and BMX track.

For more information about the soccer fields and/or the groundbreaking, citizens can contact the Gainesville Soccer Alliance (352) 379-5979, or visit them on the web at

View the Jonesville Park Master Plan.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).