History of Green Bay's Parks

Optimist Park

Formerly named East River Lawe Park. Name change took place March 19, 2002. See East River Parkway for prior history.

2003 - The Optimists received permission to build additional storage sheds at East River Optimist and Emilie Parks.


  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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