Digital First: Plans underway on Civil Rights park in Vicksburg


VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV) – The City of Vicksburg is planning to build a Civil Rights park at the location of the former Kuhn Memorial Hospital.

The park will include a walking trail and highlight the importance of the Civil Rights era in the city.

Leaders said the park will include monuments to Kuhn and Dr. Martin Luther King Junior. The project is expected to cost $200,000.

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