After years of groundwork to transform one hundred acres into a public park residents will soon be able to voice their opinion on the Horse Farm.
Last year, the city-parish council approved the purchase the property to create a new central park. Last week, the community foundation of Acadiana announced the creation of a new, nonprofit group to raise money and oversee
It's development and long-term management.
Lafayette Central Park will lease the property from city-parish government. The central park board envisions several opportunities for public input in the future.