Park Closures Just Don't Pencil Out

The governor's plan to shut parks to save $22 million won't make a dent in the projected deficit and doesn't account for the effect shutting them would have on communities. 

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ASK NEWS:
  • WE BLEW IT: Meteorologists apologize for Northeast blizzard forecast - New York Daily News
    York City, only about six inches fell at Central Park by early Tuesday ... conference on Tuesday morning, noting he instituted closures because he
    01/27/2015 - 10:13 am | View Link
  • Blizzard a bust? - FOX WTTG Washington
    ... to mostly cleared sidewalks and less than 8" of snow in Central Park. ... when asked if he was frustrated by the forecasts that caused ...
    01/27/2015 - 10:05 am | View Link
  • Mighty storm hammers Northeast; NYC 'dodges bullet' - USA Today
    Storm grounds about 15% of all Tuesday flights in U.S. - USA Today
    01/27/2015 - 9:40 am | View Link
  • Snow creates problems with slick roads, flight delays, water main ... - Washington Post
    There was a report of an overturned car at Metzerott Road and Route 1 in College Park. It was not immediately clear if there were injuries.
    01/27/2015 - 7:39 am | View Link
  • Dr. Gridlock: Snow creates problems with slick roads, flight delays, ... - Washington Post
    There was a report of an overturned car at Metzerott Road and Route 1 in College Park. It was not immediately clear if there were injuries.
    01/27/2015 - 6:04 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Rangers locate New York man on Trail Ridge Road
    Over ten miles of the road are above 11,500 feet. The road closed to vehicles for the season on Nov. 4, 2014. The closures are located at Many Parks Curve on the east side and Colorado River Trailhead on the west side. The road is not maintained during the ...
    01/30/2015 - 6:12 am | View Link
  • Gasparilla Street Closings, Parking Information: What You Need to Know
    The parade ends in downtown Tampa at Cass Street and Ashley Drive. South Tampa Neighborhood Parking and Circulation Plans The City is alerting the public of road closures and towing zones to minimize congestion in neighborhoods that border the parade route.
    01/30/2015 - 5:50 am | View Link
  • Work to start Feb. 2 on Seymour Lieberman Trail in Memorial Park
    Signage will be placed notifying runners of closures or detours. The refurbishment is projected to be finished by summer 2015. The trail has seen thousands of users every day. Over 30 years of heavy use and rain water drainage have impacted the surface of ...
    01/30/2015 - 3:52 am | View Link
  • Creating a new park will be good investment
    I believe this urge for the park will help the Crown Point community. Road closures and detours may make drivers angry. If festivals were held in a central location like a park, more people may attend the events because of more parking and better facilities.
    01/29/2015 - 5:01 pm | View Link
  • Men who beat Giants fan at Dodger park guilty of gun crime
    MIAMI -- A watermain break has caused two lane closures on North Miami Avenue that, officials said, may last up to six hours. MIAMI -- A watermain break has caused two lane closures on North Miami Avenue that, officials said, may last up to six hours.
    01/29/2015 - 1:09 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Attractions & Recreation :: City of Edmonton
    City-operated attractions, arenas, municipal golf courses, recreation centres, senior centres, stadiums, sports fields and tennis courts.
    01/30/2015 - 10:54 am | View Website
  • UPDATE on California State Parks Closures Due to Storm: 12 ...
    California State Parks, State of California ... Railroad Museum Announces Tuesday Train Rides on the Sacramento Southern Railroad
    01/30/2015 - 10:47 am | View Website
  • Home
    Pack a picnic, grab your friends and family and go and explore our very own natural playground. Parks are a place of adventure and discovery, peace and tranquility ...
    01/30/2015 - 10:39 am | View Website
  • Parks Victoria
    Select parks by name, by activity or from a clickable map. Also provides details of park and road closures.
    01/30/2015 - 6:00 am | View Website
  • Woodland Park School District Re-2 – ELEVATE YOUR EDUCATION
    WOODLAND PARK SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-2 Woodland Park School District is the place where your child will receive an exemplary education while enjoying the beautiful ...
    01/30/2015 - 4:42 am | View Website
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