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Parks and Recreational Areas
This metadata information is subject to our disclaimer. Metadata information presented here is maintained manually. Therefore, date-sensitive fields such as feature count and date of last update may not be up-to-date. All metadata is subject to errors inherent in a manual process.
|Descriptive name||Parks and Recreational Areas|
|Spatial domain||Pima County|
|Abstract||park_rec displays parks and recreational areas under municipal, state, federal and county administration.|
|Known errors/qualifications||Private (often neighborhood) parks are not included and should not be added to this layer. Prominent excluded private parks are Tohono Chul Park and Tucson Bontanical Gardens.|
|Thumbnail Map||park_rec.pdf (601,040 bytes, PDF created 10/31/2022 )|
|Projection||NAD83 HPGN (Parameters)|
|Field/value metadata||Field metadata|
|Source organization||Jurisdictional park administrators.|
|Source document or file name|
|Date of last data update|
(This date may not be current.)
|Last data update by||Felipe Morales|
|Date/time last touched - Meaning?||2022-10-30 07:01 PM - Enterprise GDB - Library input format|
|2022-10-31 02:04 AM - Shapefile|
|See coverage files, if any, for date.|
|Lineage||Added Library Park outside of Tucson Childrens Museum. KJ 11/10/2010|
Added Sweetwater Preserve 01/20/2011
Removed Seminole park 02/05/2012
Added El Paso and SW Greenway and San Cosme Park 03/10/2015
Deleted ATTERBURY WASH PARK and VALLEY RANCH PUBLIC TRAIL ACCESSWAY. 04/01/2015
Deleted Ess Pee, Verde Meadows, Concord Hills, Vista del Rio, Menlo Park Annex, and Silvercreek Linear Park 10/19/15
Updated polygon geometry for 155 COT parks per COT Parks 11/18/15
Deleted "Verdugo Community Park" 1/28/16
Updated "Julian Wash Greenway" and "Pantano River Park"
ADMIN=PIMACOUNTY and PARK_TYPE=COUNTY 1/2816 per COT Parks.
Added parcel 110-09-006L to Fort Lowell Park 3/8/18
Deleted Townsend Middle School ~ DONE 5/11
Deleted the Scott and Congress Plaza polygon.
Added 1.ARIZONA SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF AND BLIND, SANTA CRUZ PARK, 2.PARKS AND RECREATION, ATTERBURY WASH GREENWAY,3.COT PARKS AND RECREATION,RANDOLPH PARK.
Abraham Lincoln Park -->Lincoln Regional Park, Terra del Sol Park -->Claire Weeks Terra del Sol Park,Garden of Gethsemane -->Felix Lucero Park Garden of Gethsemane, Melissa and Niven Park -->Hoffman Mini Park, Toumey Park -->Merle J. Toumey Park, Oak Tree Park -->Sarah Ann Miller Park, Swanway Park -->Swan Way Park, Wilshire Park --> Wilshire Heights Park.
10/7/20 Updated the City of Tucson parks per COT.
11/6/20 Updated El Presidio Plaza and Sunset Park boundaries and deleted La Pilita and El Tiradito parks.
11/19/20 Updated El Paso and Southwestern Greenway linework
1/13/21 Added Health and Heritage Trail: Jefferson Park and changed the name of La Placita Park to Plaza de la Mesilla
|Maintenance organization||PC ITD GIS|
|Maintenance description||park_rec is updated as information is acquired from the jurisdictional park administrators.|
|Original conversion by||PC DOT GIS Division|
|Pima County ITD GIS contact||Al Jimenez|
|Alternate Pima County ITD GIS contact|
|On Pima County Geospatial Data Portal?||Yes|