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Work to begin on Columbian Park Zoo penguin exhibit

The Lafayette Board of Works approved a $2,699,000 contract Tuesday.

Posted: Apr. 16, 2019 12:06 PM
Updated: Apr. 16, 2019 12:06 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Work is set to begin on the Columbian Park Zoo's penguin exhibit.

The Lafayette Board of Works approved a $2,699,000 contract Tuesday.

Parks Superintendent Claudine Laufman said substantial completion is scheduled for January of 2020.

The exhibit will open to the public in the spring of that same year.

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