Buckhorn: Riverfront Park will be jewel in the crown of Tampa’s park system

A good chunk of the cost — about $15 million — came from the city's settlement with BP for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. "I couldn't think of a better use of that money," Buckhorn said. Public art will play a role throughout the park from Thomas Sayre's stainless steel Ripple Gates spirals to Jovi …