Steve Halverson and Butch Elzea
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Official Southwind Park website
Butch Elzea named SJ-R First Citizen
Winner known for spearheading work on Southwind Park
SJ-R Opinion: Elzea helps make our city a better place
St. John’s pledges $1.25 million for children’s museum
Oct. 19: Temple B’rith Sholom members and others in the Jewish community will plant the “Shalom Grove” in Southwind Park. This is a donation of 150 trees to the park.
Photos: Erin's Pavilion Groundbreaking Event at Southwind Park
Shrimp Boil Information
Halverson Construction's Southwind Park page
Southwind Park will get $800,000 grant
"An estimated $800,000 in unused federal grant money has been diverted
to fund construction of the city’s new disability-accessible Southwind
Park, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin’s office said Tuesday. "
Masquerade Foundation to aid Southwind Park's Kidzeum
Bidding problems hold up Southwind Park
Park district pushes forward, celebrates groundbreakingwww.sj-r.com/homepage/x223010855/Bidding-problems-hold-up-Southwind-Park
Springfield Parks updates
More SJ-R articles regarding Edwin Watts Southwind Park
From Springfield Photos...
November 2007 Southwind Park update
Edwin Watts Southwind Park photos update May 20, 2007
Edwin Watts Southwind Park photos update March 2007
Quote from SJ-R.com...Thu Oct 23, 2008
Southwind Park will sponsor a free shrimp boil from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
today at the park site, Second Street and Southwind Road. (Map)
Construction is under way on many of the park's features, and those
attending the shrimp boil can view the status of the work..
Seafood for the shrimp boil is being donated by Robert's Seafood, and
Skeff Distributors has donated beverages.
The event is open to the public.
Although it is free, donations to the park would be welcome.
In case of rain, the event will be held inside the park's maintenance