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“Transform Downtown’s Riverfront” Video Online


On August 20, #GardenClubJax hosted Scenic Jacksonville Executive Director Nancy Powell and President Susan Caven along with St. Johns Riverkeeper Executive Director Jimmy Orth for a virtual discussion about our vision for a connected network of extensive public green space and active parks along Jacksonville’s Downtown riverfront that maximizes public access, reconnects the community to our river, and creates a sense | more...

“Transform Downtown’s Riverfront” Video Online2020-09-14T20:39:39-04:00

Action Alert: Metropolitan Park Bill 2019-0555


By Riverfront Parks Now on August 10, 2020 The future of the 23-acre Metropolitan Park is at stake and we need your help. In Bill 2019-0555, Mayor Curry is seeking the approval of the City Council to pay back one of the original grants received to establish Metropolitan Park in 1981. The bill would release the City from its obligation to continue | more...

Action Alert: Metropolitan Park Bill 2019-05552020-08-10T16:42:40-04:00

Riverfront Parks Now is a once in a lifetime opportunity


Scenic Jacksonville is excited to partner in Riverfront Parks Now, an initiative aimed at transforming the downtown Jacksonville riverfront into a gathering place for the community that stimulates surrounding economic development and makes our city more resilient for generations to come. This initiative is being led by a group of non-profit civic leaders including representatives from the Late Bloomers Garden | more...

Riverfront Parks Now is a once in a lifetime opportunity2020-07-22T17:16:21-04:00

Nancy Powell Named Executive Director for Scenic Jacksonville


Jacksonville, FL (February 12, 2020) – Scenic Jacksonville, Inc. announced today that Nancy Powell has been named executive director. In this newly created position, Powell will be responsible for helping the organization establish the operations, membership, advocacy and outreach to ensure that the organization fulfills its mission over the longer term. Board President Alicia Grant stated, “Scenic Jacksonville has long | more...

Nancy Powell Named Executive Director for Scenic Jacksonville2020-06-05T12:36:23-04:00
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