More than 100 people gathered in Lula Tuesday morning for a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of a new Veterans Park.
The Lula City Council and Lula Downtown Development Authority honored its war veterans on Tuesday and held the official groundbreaking for its Veterans Park project. The event was held in downtown at 11:11 a.m. on the eleventh day of the eleventh month to help city officials honor local veterans and start the Veterans Park project.
Lula Mayor Milton Turner said, “This is a very special day for us. We’re here to honor all of our veterans."
Senator Lee Hawkins was the guest speaker for the event.