Construction crews working on Lynn Meadows Discovery Center expa - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Construction crews working on Lynn Meadows Discovery Center expansion

A large interactive outdoor classroom is under construction at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center in Gulfport. (Photo source: WLOX) A large interactive outdoor classroom is under construction at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center in Gulfport. (Photo source: WLOX)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

A large interactive outdoor classroom is under construction at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center in Gulfport.

Crews are landscaping around the sign on Highway 90 and building a sidewalk that winds through the property. Next, they will start building a three-level Ship Island Lookout and a weather station.

The $200,000 expansion is part of the master plan for the children's museum.

The project should be finished by May.

Copyright 2016 WLOX. All rights reserved.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • LIST: Some South Mississippi schools cancel Wednesday classes because of cold

    LIST: Some South Mississippi schools cancel Wednesday classes because of cold

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 8:20 PM EST2018-01-17 01:20:49 GMT

    Another winter blast reaches South Mississippi Tuesday and the forecast includes the possibility of snow and ice in several counties in South Mississippi. So, some school administrators are taking no chances.

    More >>

    Another winter blast reaches South Mississippi Tuesday and the forecast includes the possibility of snow and ice in several counties in South Mississippi. So, some school administrators are taking no chances.

    More >>
  • House plan: Little change in aid to schools in next 2 years

    House plan: Little change in aid to schools in next 2 years

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 7:26 PM EST2018-01-17 00:26:04 GMT

    There would be little change in state aid to Mississippi public school districts in the next two years under a new funding formula being pushed by House Republican leaders.

    More >>

    There would be little change in state aid to Mississippi public school districts in the next two years under a new funding formula being pushed by House Republican leaders.

    More >>
  • Wintry mix possible Tuesday evening

    Wintry mix possible Tuesday evening

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 7:05 PM EST2018-01-17 00:05:05 GMT
    A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the low possibility of snow, ice, and rain this afternoon and evening.A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the low possibility of snow, ice, and rain this afternoon and evening.

    While there is increasing confidence in wintry mix actually happening this evening in South MS, the question remains will it be enough to actually cause a major travel hazard.

    More >>

    While there is increasing confidence in wintry mix actually happening this evening in South MS, the question remains will it be enough to actually cause a major travel hazard.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly