Trees Columbus will join the Columbus Consolidated Government at 10 a.m. Thursday to kickoff the Veterans Parkway Streetscape program.
A groundbreaking is at the corner of 13th Street and Veterans Parkway. Parking is available in the parking lot of Holy Family Church at 12th Street and Veterans Parkway.
The $2.5 million project, completed in two phases, will improved a stretch of Veterans Parkway from 13th Street south to Victory Drive with landscaping, additional medians, lighting and signs. The first phase is from 13th Street to Eighth Street and the second phase moves from Eighth to Victory Drive.