BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Governor John Bel Edwards will tour the multi-phase project to revitalize the University Lakes on Thursday.

On Thursday morning around 10:30 a.m., Gov. Edwards will observe as construction teams clear dirt and debris from the lake beds. After, Gov. Edwards will tour the stage area at Milford Wampold Park where he will answer a few questions.

The restoration project for University Lakes includes plans to increase the lakes’ sustainability while adding recreational features.

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