Property Location: 719 East Franklin Street
Property Owner: City of Richmond Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities
Property Manager: Monroe Park Conservancy, 501(3)(c) non-profit.
Park Boundaries: The site is bordered by Belvidere Street on the east, Main Street on the south, Laurel Street on the west and Franklin Street on the north.
Total Acreage: 7.36 (within perimeter sidewalk)
Site Description: The park can generally be described as a modest slope of grass plats and curb-lined paths with a variety of canopy, evergreen and small ornamental trees. Of interest in the park are a central fountain, public restroom, event and office pavilion and historic markers and monuments.
Zoning and Land Use: The public urban park is in a R-73 (high-density residential) zoning district and is surrounded by residential, religious, and institutional buildings.