A much improved Blackburn Point Park officially opens Thursday…..

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Sarasota County invested over $4-million in the park and the Herald-Tribune reports some area residents have given it the once over and like what they see. What did the county get for its’ money? There’s now a two lane boat ramp and parking for 56-boat trailers. There’s a new fishing pioer as well as a boardwalk and boat moorings. If you enjoy walking, there are several short trails, new sidewalks, and when you’re ready to chow down, there’s a new picnic shelter. On the Casey Key side of Blackburn point, there;s also a new boat ramp with a floating dock.