Water-Related News

War Veterans boat ramp to close for repairs

The boat ramp at War Veteran’s Memorial Park in St. Petersburg will be closed from Saturday, July 18, to Sunday, July 26, as contractors pour new concrete for the ramp. The work project also includes resurfacing the park’s entry road and boat ramp area parking lot, replacing curb and enlarging parking spaces for vehicles with boat trailers.

War Veterans Park is a 122-acre park is located at 9600 Bay Pines Blvd. along the Intracoastal Waterway and adjacent to the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center. In addition to the boat ramp, the park includes plaques commemorating each branch of the military, a Korean War-era Army tank, a nature trail, a playground and picnic shelters.

For more information on county parks, visit www.pinellascounty.org/park.
Parks & Conservation Resources (727) 582-2100
War Veteran's Memorial Park: 9600 Bay Pines Boulevard St. Petersburg FL 33708