McCoys Creek
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Emerald Trail
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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 22 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

2nd Annual VyStar Emerald Trail 5K October 23

Presented by JTC Running and 1st Place Sports the VyStar…

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GWJ Green Team Seeking Teens for Fall Fellowship

Groundwork Jax is offering area teens, ages 13-18, the opportunity…

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Groundwork Finalist for ULI North Florida Organization of Influence

Groundwork Jax is honored to be a finalist in the…

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Riverfront Activation Plan Presentation October 19

Throughout the spring and summer, Groundwork Jacksonville assisted the Jessie…

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Comunity Leaders Celebrate Emerald Trail Groundbreaking

City of Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry and environmental nonprofit Groundwork…

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