City officials will break ground on the new Marina and Redeveloped Fairgrounds Park Thursday, July 16.
The public is invited to attend the ceremony, which takes place at 10a.m. at Fairgrounds Park. Refreshments will be available to guests.
Construction on the new Marina and Fairgrounds will begin shortly after groundbreaking and the marina is set to open to the public in the fall of 2010. New amenities at the Marina and Redeveloped Fairgrounds Park will include ball fields, an amphitheatre and new recreational facilities.