Mayor Opens Much-Anticipated City Heights Park in Honor of Late District 4 Councilmember Charles Lewis III

$4.4 Million Park Follows Through on Mayor's Commitment to Bring Parks to Every Neighborhood While Improving Safety, Convenience & Quality of Life in City Heights

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - NEWS RELEASE

San Diego, CA – In honor of the service and dedication of the late District Four City Councilmember Charles Lewis III, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined several local officials and community leaders in a joyous celebration of his life at the opening of a new City Heights community park at 4751 Home Avenue.

The new 5.86 acre park space is named after Councilmember Lewis, who was a strong advocate for City Heights and recognized for implementing a graffiti control program as well as numerous tree planting beautification projects throughout the district. The park is divided into 1.86 acres of developed park space and 4 acres of protected natural parkland along a canyon hillside.

CONTACT: Charles Chamberlayne (619) 453-9911 or [email protected]