Columbia Parks and Recreation
Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs
Park Hours: 6 am to 11 pm
2.5 Acres (Phase I & II)
12 - Benches
7 - Bike racks
1 - ADA drinking fountain with pet bowl
5 - Historical plaques
1 - Playground structure
1 - Sprayground (Currently under renovation - will re-open later this summer)
1 - Art sculpture
1 - Rain garden
1 - Amphitheater
Free Wi-Fi Internet Access - see below
Trailhead for MKT Trail
If you would like to hold a special event at Flat Branch Park, see the Park Special Use Permits webpage.
Family Fun Fests are held at Flat Branch Park every third Wednesday of the month, May through October, from 6-8pm, and are free. See Parks and Recreation Press Releases and the City Calendar for up-to-date information.
No lights in Gazebo
A Park Special Use Permit is required special events
Thanks to funding from the Park Sales Tax for the equipment and sponsorship by iZones, free WiFi Internet access is available at Flat Branch Park. As a sponsor, iZones has donated the monthly Internet costs.
The only equipment required to access the free service is a laptop and a WiFi card that is compatible with the 802.11(x) standard. On the laptop, search for available WiFi networks, select the "(park name)" and click on "connect." Users will be redirected to a welcome page. On the welcome page, click on the "connect" link to access the Internet.
|Year Completed||Project Description|
|2001||Flat Branch Park - Phase I (4th & Locust Streets)|
|2007||Annual Roads & Parking - Asphalt new Elm St. lot|
|2008||Flat Branch Park - Phase II (between Locust & Elm Streets)|