The park is expected to bring visitors from throughout the state to the area. Those people spend money at restaurants, convenience stores and hotels in the area.
“We’re thinking visitors will spend a day at the park and another day seeing what else the area has to offer,” Lawler said. “Each dollar spent here is actually spent three or four times.”
For a video presentation of what the park will look like when completed, visit the City of Hudson Oaks’ Facebook page and scroll down to the presentation.