Construction on Wild Rivers has begun, bringing Irvine’s new water park one step closer to being complete. It could even be ready by next May – just in time for locals to beat the summer heat.
At a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday, July 7, at the Orange County Great Park site, about 30 people gathered to watch developer Mike Riedel and city officials dig dirt from the spot that will become the park’s wave pool.
“We’ve been waiting for 15 years to move forward on this opportunity,” former Mayor Christina Shea said. “This will be a footprint that will be a draw for people in OC.”
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