History of Green Bay's Parks

Beaumont Park

In 1955-56, options were obtained, and the Common Council adopted a resolution authorizing the Board of Education and the Park Commission to purchase a park/school site in the southwest section of Green Bay. The Park Commission paid $12,750 for three parcels and the Board of Education paid $14,450 for three parcels. The Board of Park Commissioners was to have control of the entire area until a school was built.

1964 - An addition was built on the school building to be used as a shelter.

1970 - A separate shelter with rest rooms was constructed off of Sue Lane.


  1. Only annotated statements have been verified. Any other historical statements are unverified and based on personal knowledge or informal notes kept by the Green Bay Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department.
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