New park coming to Jeffersonville

New park coming to Jeffersonville
Shirley’s Arbor will be named in honor of Shirley Woehrle, who used to own the land at Charlestown Pike and Woehrle Road. (Source: News & Tribune)

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (WAVE) - Plans have been unveiled for a new park in Jeffersonville.

Shirley’s Arbor will be named in honor of Shirley Woehrle, who used to own the land at Charlestown Pike and Woehrle Road.

The 14-acre park will include 125 newly planted trees.

The green space also will have a rentention pond that will help alleviate flooding in nearby neighborhoods.

Construction is expected to begin early next year.

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