The Stoss designed Custom House Square Park opened on September the 12th becoming a lush green outdoor living room for the city. At the ceremony Mayor Jon Mitchell spoke about the importance of the project stating "that any great city has a great downtown and any great downtown has a public meeting space."
Read more about the park and the opening ceremony here:
South Coast Today: New Bedford celebrates opening of 'work of art' urban park
WBSM: New Bedford's Custom House Square Park Opens
2013-09-13 Opening of the New Bedford's Custom House Square Park