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City of Knoxville, Tennessee
Madeline Rogero, Mayor

For Immediate Release
Renovations at Inskip Park
City Parks
September 26, 2011 - The City of Knoxville held a ribbon-cutting celebrating the recently completed renovation of Inskip Pool and Park on Tuesday.

The park is located at 4204 Bruhin Road and was renovated with a portion of Pilot Corporation's generous gift to the City of Knoxville's Parks and Recreation Department in late 2008 as part of the company's 50th anniversary celebration.

"We're grateful to Pilot for its wonderful gift that has helped the city make this a much better park with more to offer. These improvements make a great difference to a lot of people who live in this neighborhood," said Mayor Daniel Brown," and this is just part of what we've been able to do in our park system thanks to Pilot's generosity."
Ribbon Cutting at Inskip Park
Ribbon Cutting at Inskip Park
Improvements to the 12-acre park include:

  • Construction of a large pavilion in the center of the park
  • Leveling of a previously unusable hillside increasing open space
  • Construction of a near quarter-mile paved loop greenway
  • Renovated tennis courts with better access for individuals with disabilities
  • Mulch trails cut through the property's wooded area
  • Landscaping improvements
  • Sealing and striping of the parking lot
  • Fencing changes around the outdoor pool to make more park property accessible to the public

    Inskip Park Improvements
    Inskip Park now has a paved loop greenway that encompasses the park's amenities and spans nearly a quarter mile in length.
      Inskip Park Improvements
    The park's tennis courts were completely renovated with new surfacing, new nets, and improved fencing.
    Inskip Park Improvements
    A large pavilion now stands in the center of Inskip Park.
      Inskip Park Improvements
    The new unpaved trails now give access to the wooded acreage of Inskip Park's property.
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