GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro City leaders have amended a contract between the City and the Greensboro Science Center for the Battleground Parks District including its Phase I and Phase II design.

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The amendment will allow the Greensboro Science Center and parks including Country Park, Guilford Courthouse National Military Park and Jaycee Park to eventually all be connected in a new loop. The City hopes to turn the 400 acres and parks into a major tourist destination.

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In 2014, it was revealed renovations to the area would include sculptures, gardens, waterfalls, expanded play areas and a carousel.

It also includes improvements to parking including additional lots, new trails, entrance ways, upgrades to buildings, new signage, and lots more.