City celebrates groundbreaking at South Tipp Park

Officials break gound at South Tipp Park.
Officials break gound at South Tipp Park.

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – South Tipp Park is getting a new look. Lafayette officials and members of Subaru of Indiana Automotive broke ground on a renovation project for the park Friday afternoon.

Renovation plans call for a new playground, basketball court and picnic area.

Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarksi said the project will help revitalize the downtown area.

In March, News 18 reported that the project will cost around $260,000. The project is expected to be complete some time this fall. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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