(CBS DETROIT) — A new meant to enhance Detroit’s Riverfront is officially underway.
On Tuesday, city leaders broke ground on the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Centennial Park. It is the final part of the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy’s master plan of revitalizing more than five miles along the river.READ MORE: What Is The Best Sunscreen For Me? Environmental Working Group Releases Annual Guide
The 22-acre park will feature a water garden, sport house pavilion, expansive lawn for events, and a children’s play garden.READ MORE: Parole Denied For Don Miller Who Killed 4 Women In Lansing In The 1970s
Officials say the park is expected to open in 2024.MORE NEWS: Michigan Court Seeks More From Whitmer About Abortion Ban Challenge
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