ADA Accessibility Information


The City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to serving the needs of all of its citizens and visitors, and our goal is to ensure access to information for a diverse audience. For more information, please call 954-828-PARK (7275) or email

ADA Event Coordinator

The City of Fort Lauderdale has a designated ADA event coordinator who has knowledge of all accessibility features of City park facilities and events. The ADA event coordinator can provide the public with information regarding the accessibility of upcoming events, including the location of disabled parking, location of accessible restrooms and amenities, and the location of special features to assist disabled persons.

The ADA event coordinator can also address the needs and requests of persons with disabilities, including requests for reasonable accommodations to participate in City events. The ADA event coordinator may be contacted to request, purchase, or reserve wheelchair and/or wheelchair companion seating for City events.

The Parks and Recreation Department's ADA event coordinator is Susan Riestra. She can provide information about participation and advanced ticketing and seating for City-sponsored events. She may be contacted at 954-828-4612 or

Fort Lauderdale Beach

Sebastian Street at A1A

  • Beach wheelchair is available from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Sebastian Street Lifeguard. Please call 954-828-4595 for assistance.
  • Accessible showers
  • Accessible parking available at 3031 Sebastian Street

Fort Lauderdale Beach Park Picnic Area – 1100 Seabreeze Blvd

  • Accessible restrooms
  • Accessible showers
  • Accessible parking available
  • Accessible picnic tables and grills




  • Bass Park – (25-yard lap swimming)
    • Lift available
  • Carter Park – (25-yard lap swimming pool)
    • Lift available
    • Water playground begins at zero depth, wheelchair accessible
  • Croissant Park – (25-yard lap swimming)
    • ADA wheelchair accessible ramp, two water wheelchairs
    • Water playground begins at zero depth, wheelchair accessible
  • Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Complex – Contact 954-828-4580
    • Lift available
  • Lauderdale Manors Park – (18-yard lap swimming)
    • Lift available
    • Water Playground begins at zero depth, wheelchair accessible
  • Riverland Park – (25-yard lap swimming)
    • ADA wheelchair accessible ramp, water wheelchair available
    • Water playground begins at zero depth, wheelchair accessible
  • Sunrise Middle School – (25-yard lap swimming)
    • ADA wheelchair accessible ramp, one water wheelchair

ADA Evaluation Of City Parks


ADA Details

Annie Beck Park

Limited wheelchair access; no parking spaces.

Ann Herman Park

Under development.

Bass Park

Andrew DeGraffenreidt Center is accessible; ramp in front of building.  Parking available on west side of building.

Bayview Park

Accessible tennis courts, restrooms, parking.


Sebastian Street and A1A - Accessible telephone, beach wheelchair (to reserve the wheelchair, call 954-828-4595). Fort Lauderdale Beach Park - Accessible restrooms, parking, shower and telephone available.

Beach Community Center

Accessible; parking spaces east of main entrance.

Bryant H. Peney Park

Accessible stage, playground not accessible; no parking.

Bubier Park


Charles B. Benneson Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Dr. Elizabeth Hays Civic Park

Parking available, no bathrooms.

Cliff Lake Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Colee Hammock Park

Accessible walkway to water; parking available.

Cooley's Landing

Accessible pavilion and parking (in front of office).

Coontie Hatchee Park

Under development.

Croissant Park

Recreation Center is accessible; parking available.

D.C. Alexander Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Dillard Park School

Contact school for accessibility.

Earl Lifshey Park

Accessible, parking available.

Flagler Heights Park

Under development.

Flamingo Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Floranada Park School

Accessible restrooms, parking available at the school.

Florence Hardy Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Floyd Hull Stadium

Limited wheelchair access.

Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Complex

Please call 954-828-4580 for special accommodations.

Fort Lauderdale High School Park

Pool only.

Fort Lauderdale Stadium

Please call 954-776-1921 for special accommodations.

Francis L. Abreu Place

Limited wheelchair access.

George English Park

Parking available; 2 playgrounds – 1 accessible/ 1 not accessible; pathway around park (ends at ball fields); recreation center

Georgian Oaks

Under development.

Greenfield Park

Accessible water fountain; no parking.

Guthrie-Blake Park

No parking.

Hector Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Holiday Park

Accessible bathrooms located near baseball complex and football complex.  Ramp and seating available at roller hockey rinks.

Activity Center

Accessible, parking available.


Accessible, parking available.

Social Center

Accessible, parking available.

Tennis Center

Accessible, parking available.

Hortt Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Idlewyld Park/Merle Fogg Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Imperial Point Park

Accessible, parking available, no bathrooms.

Jack Kaye Park

Accessible pathway through park, no parking.

Joseph C. Carter Park

All areas are accessible with the exception of the batting cage.

Landings Entranceway

Limited wheelchair access.

Lauderdale Manors Park

Accessible recreation center, parking available.

Lauderdale Villas

Limited wheelchair access.

Lewis Landing Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Lincoln Park

Parking available in Building Department parking lot, accessible basketball court, two pavilions, path of travel and playground.

Lockhart Stadium

Please call the Broward County School Board at 754-321-1200 for special accommodations.

Maj. William Lauderdale Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Melrose Park

Accessible basketball courts, tennis courts, and parking is available.

Merle Fogg Park/Idlewyld Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Middle River Terrace Park

Parking available.

Mills Pond Park and Conservation Area

Call 954-828-8942 or 954-759-5920 for special accommodations.

Morton Activity Center

Accessible; parking spaces north of main entrance; accessible stage.

Mizell Center

Accessible, parking available.

Osswald Park

Accessible, parking available.

Palm Aire Village Park

Entire park is accessible (playground, parking, pavilion).

Poinciana Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Provident Park

Accessible, no parking.

Purple Pickle Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Riverland Park

Accessible, parking available.

Riverland Woods Park

Accessible, parking available.

Riverside Park

Recreation center is accessible, no parking.

Riverwalk Linear Park

Accessible, parking available on SW 4th Street by pavilion.

Sailboat Bend Preserve

Under development.

Sistrunk Park

Park is accessible. No amenities. No parking.

Smoker Park

Under development.

Snyder Park

Call 954-828-4585 for special accommodations.

Stranahan Park


Sunrise Middle School Park

Pool only.

Sunset School

Limited wheelchair access.

Sweeting Park

Limited wheelchair access, no parking.

Tarpon Cove Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Townsend Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Victoria Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Virginia S. Young Park

Limited parking.

Vista Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Walker Park Elementary School

Contact school for accessibility.

Warfield Park

Playground has limited access.  Basketball court is accessible. Parking available.

Welcome Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Westwood Heights Triangle Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Willingham Park

Limited wheelchair access.

Warbler Wetlands

Under development.

Site 141a (Behind Salvation Army)

Under development.

Site 78d (Across from Palm Aire Park)

Under development.

Site 125 (Dennison Property)

Under development.