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New downtown Lynn park is nearing completion

Jimmy Jodoin, of East Boston, a manager with Leahy Landscaping, waters newly laid sod of The Frederick Douglass Park, which will open soon at the corner of Union and Exchange streets. (Spenser R. Hasak)
LYNN — The $750,000 transformation of a downtown vacant lot into a new community park is nearly complete.   It’s been approximately six months since construction started on the new Frederick Douglass Park, named for the abolitionist leader who lived in Lynn in the 1800s.  Located at the corner of Exchange and Union streets in the…

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