Note: South Coast Solar installed the 16.17 kW solar system at the picnic shelter.
As he unloaded tree after tree for City Park ’s latest venture on a perfect, crisp fall morning last week, all Tom Benge could do was marvel as he surveyed the transformed landscape around him. That section of the park, which had seemed neglected since Hurricane Katrina tore through, is being transformed into a multipurpose 50-acre swath called the Festival Grounds.
The site is designed to accommodate large music festivals, and when it’s not being used for events, will be open for walkers, joggers, picnics, soccer games, and people who want to wander through an urban swamp. Read more »