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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  • Titans-Packers brings road closures around LP Field - Tennessean
    ... morning to LP Field only to get an idea about where they can park tonight. ... news/local/2014/08/09/titans-packers-ga ...
    08/9/2014 - 10:12 am | View Link
  • BRIEFLY: Union schools set K-12 registration - La Grande Observer
    ... and Recreation Department, 2402 Cedar St. (in Pioneer Park behind the ... Regulated closures are in effect on state and private lands protected ...
    08/9/2014 - 8:04 am | View Link
  • PGA's setup of the Bethpage Black will be evolving - Newsday
    6:59 PM By Road closures begin Aug. 21, 2012, for the Barclays at Bethpage State Park 's Black Course in Farmingdale
    08/9/2014 - 7:49 am | View Link
  • Weekend traffic: Southbound 35W closed; work along Blue LIne - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    65 in Fridley, Spring Lake Park: Highway is closed between Medtronic Parkway/Old Central Avenue and ... 101 construction. Multiple lane closures.
    08/9/2014 - 7:42 am | View Link
  • Cyclists take part in 100-mile race - BBC
    Surrey 100 ride starts in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, in east London. ... through London to plan ahead for road and bridge closures Tube and rail
    08/9/2014 - 7:41 am | View Link
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  • Road Closures Planned For Pride Festival, Parade
    A number of roads will be closed for the Pride Festival and the Pride Parade this weekend.
    06/19/2014 - 6:19 pm | View Link
  • Billings fire announces Fourth of July closures
    Certain areas in Billings will be closed for the Fourth of July beginning on Monday.
    06/19/2014 - 12:24 pm | View Link
  • Road Closure Notice: 2014 Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5K
    The Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5K gets underway this Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 7:30 a.m., with some 7,000 participants lacing up to run and walk the race. The Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon ...
    06/19/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Glacier National Park Reports Rain, Snow and Closures
    Glacier National Park takes a beating from rain and even snow.
    06/18/2014 - 9:40 pm | View Link
  • Part-time Zion trail closures begin this week; will allow for improvements
    ZION NATIONAL PARK, Utah - The National Park Service has started part-time closures on popular Zion National Park trails as they work to improve the paths. The Hidden Canyon Trail and portions of the East Rim and Observation Point trails will be closed from Monday through Thursday starting this ...
    06/17/2014 - 2:35 pm | View Link
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  • CTA Announces Blue Line Closures In Logan Square, Wicker Park
    Service between the Damen and Logan Square stations will stop from 10 p.m. today through 4 a.m. Monday. (File photo) View Full Caption CHICAGO — Blue Line riders in Logan Square and Wicker Park will have to endure just one more weekend of closures for ...
    08/22/2014 - 6:43 am | View Link
  • Villa Park gets more than $430,000 in US firefighting grant
    Several inches of rain fell across the Chicago area overnight, particularly on the South and Southwest sides, prompting road closures and CTA delays. Several inches of rain fell across the Chicago area overnight, particularly on the South and Southwest ...
    08/22/2014 - 12:23 am | View Link
  • Park officials say contingencies in place for GranFondo cycling event
    Other park visitors are warned that there will be road closures around Lake Minnewanka, Tunnel Mountain, the Bow Valley Parkway and Vermilion Lakes during the morning ride.
    08/21/2014 - 1:55 pm | View Link
  • Tualatin Park & Ride closures set
    Maintenance at Tualatin Park & Ride is rescheduled for Saturday and Sunday, after rain delayed it from happening on Aug. 12 and 13. On Saturday, all of the north lot will be closed, along with half of the south lot. On Sunday, all of the south lot will be ...
    08/21/2014 - 3:47 am | View Link
  • River Road in park closed weekdays for repairs
    The project will last about two weeks. There will be a one-week lull before the entire road will be chip sealed and striped, following a similar pattern of closures as already mentioned. The closures will extend through the evening during the week.
    08/21/2014 - 12:47 am | View Link
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  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
    Lake Whitney Park Closures. Park Closures at Fort Worth Lakes. West Lofer's Bend Park boat ramp is currently closed due to the low lake level.
    08/22/2014 - 5:46 am | View Website
  • Park Closures
    Park Closures at Grapevine Lake . The following link provides all park closure information for all lakes and parks in the US Army Corps of Engineers Fort ...
    08/22/2014 - 4:13 am | View Website
  • Newsroom
    California State Parks, State of California ... California State Parks Recommends Bay Area Projects for Federal Grant Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | View PDF
    08/22/2014 - 3:16 am | View Website
  • The City of Calgary
    For a list of inspected pathway closures with maps, please visit the pathway closures page. Park closures Downtown
    08/21/2014 - 11:05 pm | View Website
  • Closures
    A list of the most recent park closures and guidelines for trail usage.
    08/21/2014 - 7:59 pm | View Website
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