East Lake Park Ribbon Cutting Rescheduled For Saturday
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
The public will have the opportunity to explore and enjoy the enhanced East Lake Park beginning on Saturday.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. to formally re-open the park that closed in April 2019 for $2.9 million in park renovations.
This ecologically inspired park includes an outdoor classroom, fish structures and spawning beds for native fish and installations to improve water quality.
Remarks will include Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke; Bruz Clark, president of Lyndhurst Foundation;Darlene Williams, president of Tennessee American Water; and Heather Herweyer of the East Lake Neighborhood Association.
The Lyndhurst Foundation and Tennessee American Water provided grants totaling $300,000 for park improvements.
Coffee, hot chocolate and snacks will be provided.