Article by W. Clay Crook-
The new playground at Guy B. Amis Park in Lexington is open for family fun. “We still have some landscaping to do and will add a fence,” said Public Works Director Robbie McCready, “but the playground is open.” The city will also be putting in additional lighting. “We have all heard the saying that if you build it, they will come,” said Lexington Mayor Jeff Griggs.
“This is exactly what happened when we partnered with the State of Tennessee on the Local Parks and Recreation Fund (LPRF) grant. Constructing a new playground is costly, but with the funding assistance provided through this grant, we were able to achieve a modern and unique asset for our community,” Griggs said. “That is why…
For complete coverage, see the December 23rd edition of The Lexington Progress.