Ensley Community Center

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The Ensley Community Center is a community center in Ensley Park which replaced the 1942 Ensley Community House after the a 6-acre portion of the park on which it stood was sold to the Alabama Highway Department for the construction of I-59.

The 1965 building was designed by architect Felton Collier and constructed, for $130,000, by J. F. Holley Construction. Two baseball fields and a group of tennis courts were also reconstructed in the park.


  • "Ensley center breaks ground" (January 27, 1965) Birmingham News.