The Works, Inc. has secured funding for the construction of a neighborhood park at the southwest corner of Mississippi Blvd. and Gaither St. Design work is currently underway, and construction will begin in the spring of 2020. The park is scheduled to be completed by 2022.
The Works, Inc. is working with funders and with the City of Memphis to improve streetscapes in South Memphis. The improvements include sidewalk updates, bike lanes, artistic crosswalks, trash receptacles and benches, and other infrastructure upgrades aimed at improving safety and comfort for motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists.