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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Basketball season begins with record-breaking participation

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The Enterprise Parks and Recreation Basketball season is officially underway with more than 500 participants.

“This is the highest number of players we’ve ever had for this Program and we are excited for what the season holds,&rdquo...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Groundbreaking held for Enterprise Recreation and Aquatics Center

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City leaders Wednesday broke ground on the new multi-million-dollar Enterprise Recreation and Aquatics Center.

“This is a very important day for us, for our children, and our children to be,” Mayor William E. Cooper told the crowd gathe...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Enterprise Skate Park installing new halfpipe expansion

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A new halfpipe will be ready to roll by this weekend, as crews worked Tuesday to install the new feature at the Enterprise Skate Park.

The halfpipe expansion measures four-feet high, 16-feet wide and 30-feet long.  The equipment, from American Ram...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Temporary road closures approved near Rec Center construction site

Brunson Closure

Enterprise City Council Tuesday approved the temporary closure of portions of three roads in the vicinity of the new Recreation and Aquatic Center construction site off E. Lee Street.

Portions of E. Brunson Street, Hollis Street, and Swenson Street will be...

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Posted on: December 16, 2022

Parks and Rec employee wins ‘Maintenance Staff of the Year’ award at district banquet

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Enterprise Parks and Recreation Maintenance Supervisor James Foster Thursday was awarded ‘Maintenance Staff of the Year’ at a district-wide banquet. 

In the nomination, submitted by his peers, James was recognized for being the “…go-to person to h...

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Posted on: December 14, 2022

Demolition, planning continues ahead of anticipated January start on new Rec. and Aquatics Center

New Rec & Aquatics Center planning meeting

If you’ve driven down Lee Street in the past few weeks, you’ve probably noticed City of Enterprise crews hard at work at the site of the old Rec Center.  That will be a familiar sight throughout December, as crews prepare to d...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Christmas Tree lighting at City Hall set for Dec. 5

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The Christmas Tree lighting at Enterprise City Hall will now be held Dec. 5, 2022. 

 

The 30-foot-tall Christmas tree, decorated with more than 500 ornaments and 10,000 lights, will be lit for the first time this holiday season as part of ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

New Enterprise Recreation and Aquatics Center project renderings unveiled, timeline confirmed

New Recreation & Aquatic Center Exterior

After years of preparation, construction on the new Enterprise Recreation and Aquatics Center is scheduled to begin in January.  

The new facility will be roughly 110,000 sq/ft, making it the largest municipal facility in the city.  To pu...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

State Volleyball Tournament to be held in Enterprise this weekend

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For the first time, Enterprise is hosting the Alabama Recreation and Parks Association Volleyball State Tournament.

The Tournament, hosted by Enterprise Parks and Recreation, will be held Saturday, Nov. 12, and will feature 250 players from all parts of Al...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Spooky in the City returns this Friday

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Spooky season is upon us as the third annual “Spooky in the City” returns this Friday, Oct. 28.

The event includes ten different “Spooky Stops,” each with a series of riddles, created by Escape Enterprise.  ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

Historic M.N. (Jug) Brown Recreation Center decommissioned in sentimental ceremony

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 21, 2022

Contact:

Kay Kirkland

Special Projects Coordinator

City of Enterprise

(334) 348-2310

kkirkland@enterpriseal.gov

   

 

The front door of the historic M.N. (Jug) Brown Recreation Center was locked to the ...

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