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Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Centennial Park

1801 W. Jefferson Ave.


What's happening?

The Detroit Riverfront Conservancy plans to break ground on the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Centennial Park in 2022. The 22-acre park is expected to open in 2024, with a water garden, basketball courts, children’s play structure, a small island and possible boat rentals and ice skating. The site was purchased by the conservancy in 2014.

Sources: Crain's Detroit Business, Detroit RIverfront Conservancy, Model D

What are the property details?

Parcel ID:08000001-17
Taxpayer address:PO BOX 30448 LANSING MI 48909-7948
Dimensions:1259 ft by 962 ft

Where is it?

What does it look like?

A cool cat.

Plan of completed park. Credit: Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates

Tell us what you know about this project

The page was last updated at 7:03pm on 3/31/23.