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New BREC park in Central now open to the public

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Officials held a ribbing cutting ceremony for a new $5 million BREC park in Central that opened on Friday.

The Central Sports Park, located at 10501 Lovett Road in Central, features lighted softball and baseball fields, multipurpose fields, walking paths, a children's playground, a fishing lake, among other attractions.

The park's opening marks the start of the Central communities youth program, which manages various summer sports leagues.

The park has two entrances on Hooper Road, east of the Lovett Road connection, and on Lovett Road, south of the Hooper Road intersection.

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