City Of Lawrence


William Kennedy Community Park

Kennedy Park is located along the Spicket River at the intersection of Holly Street and Daisy Street, right next to Central Catholic High School. It was originally (1930s) the Kennedy Playstead and the playstead included a swimming pool with the same name. It appears to be named for a William J. Kennedy , a World War I veteran. Kennedy served with the 76th Infantry.

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Park Information

Name: William Kennedy Community Park
Location: Intersection of Holly Street and Daisy Street, next to Central Catholic
Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Fields: Yes
Field types: softball
Dugouts: Yes
Spectator Seating: No
Tennis Courts: No
Basketball Courts: No
Lights: No

Playground: Yes
Surface: rubberized base
Jungle-Gym Yes
Slide: Yes
Swings: Yes
Monkey Bars: Yes
Picnic Tables: Yes
Other: police emergency beacon, riverside walkway with lights
Fence: PVC fence around playground, with gate

Restrooms: No
Type: Not Applicable
Handicapped Accessible: Not Applicable

Parking: On street
Number of spaces: Not Applicable
Number of handicapped spaces: Not Applicable
Paved: Not Applicable