This 10.4 acres park features 2 Playgrounds, Picnic Areas, 2 Pavilions, 2 Barbecue pits, a Bike Rack, a Paved Walking Trail, and Restroom Facilities. Pavilion capacity is up to 60 people and electricity is located at the main pavilion closest to the restrooms. **This park is the home site for the City of Overland Kids Summer Day Camp. **
Please note: Mort Jacobs Park will not be available for pavilion rentals until Fall 2022 due to scheduled Park Improvement Projects taking place in Spring/Summer 2022. We thank you for your patience as we continue to improve our parks.
Access, Parking, and Hours
This Park is open to the public from one-half (1/2) hour before sunrise to one-half (1/2) hour after sunset daily. It shall be unlawful for any person or vehicle to use any City Park prior to or after the hours established for public use, except in cases where a Park Reservation Permit or Field Permit has been issued by the Director of Parks and Recreation
There is no overnight parking or camping at any of the City Parks. City of Overland Parks can close, without notice, due to weather conditions, maintenance, and/or reconstruction.
No person shall park any vehicle upon parking surfaces located in any City Park at any time unless such parking is in connection with some other immediate and lawful use of the park by the operator of said vehicle or its passengers. Nothing in this Section shall be construed so as to prohibit the use of said parking facilities at any time by emergency vehicles or municipal vehicles of the City of Overland, nor shall any provision hereof be so construed as to prohibit the parking of a vehicle in the City Park while the driver remains in attendance at said vehicle. (City Ord. Sec. 355.180)
All motorized vehicles must remain in the parking lots and are not allowed on any off-road areas such as park pathways, grass, fields, etc.
Any person who violates the provisions of this Section shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor.
For more information call the City of Overland Parks & Recreation Department at (314) 428-0490.