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Lockeford debates park use, may have to pay maintenance fee

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Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2008 10:00 pm

LOCKEFORD - Community leaders need to come up with a unified plan about what kind of park Lockeford residents want - a park with picnic tables, benches and trails? One filled with baseball and soccer fields? Or both?

And furthermore, the community may be asked to pay $40 to $50 per year to maintain the park off Jack Tone Road.

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2 comments:

  • posted at 3:24 am on Fri, Apr 4, 2008.

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    Not everyone in Lockeford has access to horses, many farmers do not allow random people on their land, and what lakes are there? I grew up here, with horses, with pastures, and STILL would have loved a "real" park to play in. Yes, country is awesome, but there are many benefits to slides, swings, baseball and soccer fields. I think $50 per year is well worth it. My children would love it!!

     
  • posted at 2:32 am on Fri, Apr 4, 2008.

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    Lockeford is a park in itself.. There are pastures and the sort for all kids to play in... I wish as a kid I grew up with so much open space... Lockeford has the river, a variety of lakes, horses to ride, streets to play on that have no sidewalks....

    Why ruin it with a man made park...

     
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