Opening Day of Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park! Norma Gene Lykes walks along a portion of the F. E. Lykes Foundation red bench contributions to the park. Coming later this summer will be additional shade structures funded by the Foundation. Tampa Parks & Recreation Director Paul Dial (on right) and Jason MacKenzie, city photographer, on left. Middle image shows Norma Gene getting a tour of the River Center by City Contractor Brad Suder.
During the construction process, two F. E. Lykes Foundation board members admire the view from the River Center landing.