Flamingo Park is located in the heart of South Beach. Construction of this 36.53 acre park dates back to 1950. In 2013, the newly designed football field was opened. The renovations to the field and track includes renovation of the bleacher building, press box, restrooms and concession stand in compliance with ADA standards, installation of artificial turf and field drainage to accommodate for football and soccer games and an eight lane running track surfaced with material that is guaranteed to also withstand bikes and rollerblades. The track and field will be open to the public January 2014. The Flamingo Park Tennis Center was also renovated in 2013 to include 17 tennis courts, new lighting, landscaping, irrigation and drainage. In 2002, the newly renovated Flamingo Aquatic Center was re-opened and in 2005, the tot lot/playground was opened. Continued renovations are still to come as part of the capital improvements G.O. bond project.