downtown redevelopment

Business
8:59 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Owensboro's Smothers Park Ready for Grand Reopening

A three-day celebration gets underway Thursday evening in Owensboro as the city reopens Smothers Park, a major part of a years-long downtown revitalization effort. The Col. Charles E. Shelton memorial is being rededicated at 7 p.m.

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Regional
10:40 am
Mon July 30, 2012

Project Manager: Owensboro's Smothers Park Will Be Ready for Reopening

Construction continues on the children's playground portion of Smothers Park in Owensboro.
Kevin Willis

The man in charge of getting a downtown Owensboro park ready for its official unveiling next month says the project will be completed on time. Project manager Ted Lolley told the Messenger-Inquirer workers will likely be putting the finishing touches on the project the night before the grand reopening.

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