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Quiet Park

A quiet park on Madison Avenue. The park has been updated over the years but still needs a fence... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2016
Stitcherjer
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Bay City, Michigan
Don't go there after dark

It's an okay place during the day but it is also a hangout for gangs. I really wouldn't want to... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2016
Rosemary S
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N Madison Ave, Bay City, MI 48708-5234
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Too many thugs bother cook outs and families.Teenagers beg for food from bbq grills, ask for money,trying to sell drugs.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

A nicely laid out Park just off of Madison. The diagonal walkways lead to the center seating area filled with comfortable benches and nice plantings. The pavilion and playground equipment are in good condition. Nicely shaded areas with sunny spots too.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Stitcherjer
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

A nice quiet park not too far away from city hall. Nicely maintained with a pavilion and play ground equipment.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Stitcherjer
Reviewed September 4, 2016

A quiet park on Madison Avenue. The park has been updated over the years but still needs a fence along the Madison Avenue side to keep youngsters from wandering too close to the road. The pavilion is small but adequate for most gatherings. The playground...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Stitcherjer
Reviewed June 21, 2016

It's an okay place during the day but it is also a hangout for gangs. I really wouldn't want to visit it but to each their own.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Rosemary S
Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

This park may look nice but I would never take my children there! It us in a horrible area and the only families you may see are from the homeless shelter, no offense.

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed September 1, 2012

The park is nice but it is not in the best area. They have just made some nice changes to the park and during the day you do see families enjoying it.

Date of experience: June 2012
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Reviewed March 22, 2012

They have updated this park with new playground equipment for children, a cement walkway, and wonderful lighting. What a nice place to take your kids.

Date of experience: March 2012
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