(McGee Park)…It will be getting a facelift.

The City of El Centro received funds to improve McGee Park. The project funds come from the Community Development Block Grant in the amount of $591,335. The Park Project is at 375 South 1st Street and will consist of demolition work and construction of a new restroom and snack bar. During the course of the construction, the playground will remain open during normal business hours.. The soccer fields, basketball courts and the area of the restrooms and snack bar will be closed to the public during construction. It is estimated construction will be complete in June of this year.