Park renovations to begin Monday

 

Park renovations to begin Monday

 

Date: October 1, 2010
by: Robin Roy | City Editor

 
 

The long-discussed improvements to Selby Five Points Park will begin Monday, Oct. 4.

The downtown park’s facelift is intended to create more activity.

Improvements include a small performance stage, new grass and landscaping, a walkway bisecting the park and the removal of the concrete wall that surrounds the park, which was seen as a barrier that kept out visitors.

The Downtown Improvement District pushed for the park’s redesign and will fund the $142,000 cost.

Construction is scheduled to last until Nov. 16, but the park will remain closed until Dec. 1 to allow the new grass to take root.

Contact Robin Roy at rroy@yourobserver.com.
 

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