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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  • Weekend traffic alert: Pride parade and a Hwy. 100 shut down - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    — the annual Twin Cities Pride Festival in Loring Park in downtown ... 5. I-35E in northeast metro: Intermittent lane closures between County ...
    06/24/2016 - 10:16 am | View Link
  • Heading to Celebrate Lancaster today? Here's what you need to know - Lancaster Online
    ... music on two stages, at Penn Square and at Binns Park, plus two pub ... here and public transportation options here . Street Closures If you're
    06/24/2016 - 8:56 am | View Link
  • Weekend traffic: Pride parade and a Hwy. 100 shut down - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    — the annual Twin Cities Pride Festival in Loring Park in downtown ... 5. I-35E in northeast metro: Intermittent lane closures between County ...
    06/24/2016 - 8:00 am | View Link
  • Pride parade need-to-know: Route, road closures, parking and tips - Chicago Tribune
    ... to avoid street closures: No. 8 Halsted, No. 22 Clark, No. 36 Broadway, No. 76 Diversey, No. 77 Belmont, No. 78 Montrose, No. 80 Irving ...
    06/24/2016 - 7:54 am | View Link
  • Hundreds expected to turn out for races - Royal Gazette
    ... road closures to allow cyclists to pass. Motorists travelling to Gombey’s Restaurant will be diverted through Clearwater Beach car park then...
    06/24/2016 - 7:06 am | View Link
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  • UPDATE: Hoboken to fight over lane of Park Avenue bridge being closed; other local streets may close
    Street closures will be controlled by order of the municipalities. Hoboken has ordered the following closures to direct traffic to Willow Avenue and away from Park Avenue: - Park Ave at 13th north bound closed (rush hours only, 6am-10am & 4pm-7pm ...
    06/29/2016 - 5:50 am | View Link
  • FAIR ST. LOUIS: A 3-Day Fair In Forest Park
    Fairgoers should be mindful of street closures in and around Forest Park throughout the weekend. New events to this year's fair include: The Fairway, a unique shopping experience that invites regional artisans and vendors to sell their products to ...
    06/28/2016 - 7:49 pm | View Link
  • Future uncertain, residents file lawsuit to keep mobile home park open
    Those closures disproportionately tend to affect Minnesotans of color, the report reveals: While households of color make up only 10 percent of the state's population, they make up more than half of residents affected by park closures. Twenty-six percent ...
    06/28/2016 - 1:18 pm | View Link
  • Canada Day in Parksville: parade forces morning road closures downtown and there's no parking in Community Park all dayin
    It's a two-parade weekend in Parksville, starting Friday with the biggest little parade on the Island. Canada Day festivities — organized by the Parksville and District Chamber of Commerce — begin Friday with the popular parade at 10 a.m. We expect to ...
    06/28/2016 - 6:08 am | View Link
  • Race for Life at Sefton Park: Route and road closures
    This weekend sees another Race for Life event coming to Merseyside, with Liverpool's Sefton Park playing host to the run. There are no less than three different Race for Life events at Sefton Park this weekend - the Pretty Muddy 5k on Saturday 2 July, and ...
    06/28/2016 - 12:25 am | View Link
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  • Park Closures and Notices
    Park Closures and Notices Fire Warnings and Weather Related Information. Fire Warning Information and Weather Related Information; Park & Trail Closure Information ...
    06/27/2016 - 6:09 am | View Website
  • Closures
    This page lists current closures of DNR Sites and Areas, by geographic region. - Northwestern Illinois - Northeastern Illinois - East Central Illinois
    06/27/2016 - 2:06 am | View Website
  • Park closures
    List of current and upcoming closures of South Australian parks and reserves.
    06/26/2016 - 7:53 pm | View Website
  • Central Park Alerts and Closures
    Check this page for updates on major disruptions in Central Park. You can also follow us on Twitter for updates about alerts, closures and special events in Central Park.
    06/26/2016 - 2:10 pm | View Website
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Fort Worth District Home Page
    06/26/2016 - 12:30 pm | View Website
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