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Residents ask council to permit dogs in city parks

If the ban on dogs is lifted, several questions exist on what rules would be needed for dogs and their owners. For example, how will owners be persuaded to pick up after their dogs, what fines will be imposed and how will they be enforced? Should dogs be kept away from children’s playground areas?

Revamping of Nelson Russ Park to begin in spring

The $600,000 project will include the construction of a quarter-mile asphalt track, a playground and pavilion with 10 picnic tables.

Redevelopment of vacant Brookpark buildings dependent on zoning vote

The developers say the 100 new apartment units are expected to draw about 150 new residents, whose income tax revenue will benefit the city. Fairview Park will also benefit from new bed taxes and sales taxes generated by the hotel and restaurant, they say.

Comments sought on banning dogs from city parks

The question of whether to remove the city’s current ban of dogs from its public parks will be discussed at City Council’s Oct. 24 committee meeting.