August 15, 2013
The City has launched its first ever Kickstarter campaign to raise money for the Dancing Arches sculpture at Rodney Park. The clock is ticking and our Kickstarter project only has a few days left to raise the money. To keep the money that has been pledged, we have to meet our goal of $27,000 by the deadline of August 30, 2013. My excitement for this project began this past January, my first week on the job as public art manager. One of my first tasks was touring all of the city parks. Renovation was complete on Brandon Park and the Revolutions sculpture was scheduled to install in February.... read more
August 15, 2013
  • Beau's Dream Dog Park at Buchanan Park
Just one year ago, the dog park at Buchanan Park was merely a simple, fenced off space along the eastern edge of the park where dogs were welcome to run and play. While some may argue that is all a dog needs, City resident Angela Bauman dreamed of something more – a canine amusement park for her German shorthaired pointer Beau and the many other local dogs that frequent the park. She entered her idea in the Beneful Dream Dog Park contest, and 10 months after winning the contest, Angela and Beau’s Dream Dog Park is finally open. Earlier this month, Beneful’s Dream Team, made up of celebrity... read more

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