McCoys Creek
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Groundwork Jacksonville, Inc. was established in 2014 as the city's nonprofit partner in building the Emerald Trail and restoring McCoys Creek and Hogans Creek. Groundwork Jacksonville is one of 21 Groundwork USA trusts in the country and the only trust in Florida.


Check out our Annual Reports to see what we've been doing. We hope you consider getting involved! There are countless ways that you can play a pivotal role in our community.

Featured News

Groundwork Jacksonville Awarded NFWF Grant for Hogans Creek Restoration Design

Groundwork Jacksonville has been awarded a $294,000 grant from National…

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Groundwork Jacksonville Awarded Major HUD Grant for Watershed and Resiliency Planning

Groundwork Jacksonville (GWJax) is the recipient of a $718,809 grant…

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Inaugural Emerald Trail 5K Raises More then $16K

The Inaugural VyStar Emerald Trail 5K on November 21, drew…

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VyStar Emerald Trail 5K Nov. 21

The inaugural VyStar Emerald Trail 5K presented by JTC Running…

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Ann-Marie Knight and Steve Swann Join GWJax Board of Directors

Groundwork Jacksonville (GWJax) is pleased to welcome Ann-Marie Knight and…

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