Tom Lee Park - 3 Takes on the Plan

Amid lots of controversy, it's sometimes hard to get the facts. A big thank you to "Memphis Downtowner Magazine" for presenting the main tracts of thought on the $60M plan for Tom Lee Park. LINK

Statements by 1) Memphis WAKE UP: Get OUR Riverfront RIGHT!; 2) Ray Polhman, Chairman Memphis River Parks Partnership; 3) Mayor Jim Strickland. Click to enlarge or go to "Memphis Downtowner."


Plan for Tom Lee Park

Studio Gang and SCAPE were hired by Memphis River Parks Partnership (MRPP/RDC) to redesign Tom Lee Park.  LINK to plan.

The plan is to relandscape Tom Lee Park; add a recreation facility with basketball courts and an educational lookout tower; and make infrastructure and road changes. The estimated cost is $60M.