City powers up 'super' park City powers up 'super' park https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=176442017-09-11T05:00:00Z2017-09-11T20:00:00Z

​​​Pictured: the entrance sign to LON C HILL park, where city officials plan to build a HARLINGEN – On September 1, city commissioners met with members of the Harlingen Community Improvement Board to approve $2.6 million to build a destination park at Lon C. Hill Park.

The $8.5 million super park, to be built in five phases, would include features such as:

  • an amphitheater;
  • athletic courts;
  • an adaptive field aimed at special needs children, 
  • a discovery center; and 
  • a dog park.

The project’s fifth phase is expected to build a $1.2 million retractable roof over Harlingen Field.

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