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Parks, Recreation & Tourism Program Highlights
"Recreation, Education, Community"
A "REC in a Box" Kick-off event was held on April 19 to celebrate a new vehicle purchased with a grant from Good Folks of York County. Find out when REC in a Box is coming to a neighborhood park or local event by accessing www.cityofrockhill.com/recinabox
Parks, Recreation & Tourism Employee Spotlight
Mica Chappell has worked for the City of Rock Hill for 30 years, eleven of those years with Parks, Recreation and Tourism. He is based out of Manchester Meadows, but assists at various PRT locations. He and his wife have two daughters. Mica enjoys hunting, fishing, cattle farming and operating a popular food truck throughout the state during his time off.
Neighborhood Park Construction Update
Lige Street Park – 400 Lige Street. This park offers a youth ball field, picnic area, picnic shelter, playground, and a basketball court on 2.4 acres. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk
Infrastructure upgrades are underway at Lige Street Park. Current projects include new park fencing, an ADA sidewalk to the picnic shelter and new pavement in the parking area. This park upgrade project is funded by the South Carolina Recreation and Parks Development (PARD) fund and and a grant from the Rock Hill Parks Foundation.