Redevelopment of the historic Brooklyn area brings visible benefits to the citizens of Jacksonville as a whole, in creating a gathering place and providing a sense of community in belonging to the downtown urban environment.
Unseen though, are the benefits it brings to protection of the environment. Jacksonville, known as the River City, is committed to improving the health of its rivers. The St. Johns River and McCoy Creek are a part of the City’s commitment to environmental restoration programs to improve the quality of the water and protect critical marine ecosystems habitat.
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Unity Plaza is located at 220 Riverside Avenue in the Historic Brooklyn neighborhood of Jacksonville, FL.
Unity plaza is a life enriching urban park and gathering space designed to uplift, educate, entertain, and electrify Jacksonville through 365 days of wellness, performing arts, and community engagement activities. Opening May 1, 2015.