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David Melson

Expanding Griffin Park

Posted Wednesday, July 9, 2008, at 11:26 PM
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  • "Over the years, some Shelbyville officials haven't seemed to understand the concept of thinking ahead. Here's a time to do so, if financially possible."

    -AMEN! Park preservation and expansion would be of great benefit to entire county.

    -- Posted by darrick_04 on Wed, Jul 9, 2008, at 11:55 PM
  • I agree.

    Foresight is a good thing whether it leads us to do something or think better of the idea.

    -- Posted by quantumcat on Thu, Jul 10, 2008, at 6:23 AM
  • I agree also . . . if nothing else they could put a soccer field there that they claim they are needing.

    -- Posted by jaxspike on Thu, Jul 10, 2008, at 9:31 AM
  • There was talk last year of taking the grassy area, where the retention ditch is, for parking and more baseball fields. I have commented to others that they need to buy the area that is for sale and build these fields and soccer fields there.

    I think we need to keep the open grassy area as it is. We need to keep an area that can be available for many types of activities.

    -- Posted by EastSideMom on Thu, Jul 10, 2008, at 8:19 PM
  • I also agree with you Eastsidemom....Keep it GREEN so we can all use it.....

    -- Posted by rebelrose on Fri, Jul 11, 2008, at 10:21 PM
  • I believe they should buy this land and expand the park so that there can be more programs for all ages!!! It would be great!

    -- Posted by babyboo on Fri, Jul 25, 2008, at 10:08 PM
  • DOES ANYONE KONW HOW MUCH OUR PARK BUDGET IS IN THE RED? IF NOT CALL SOME OF OUR COUNCIL PEOPLE AND ASK. WE NEED MORE JOBS!

    -- Posted by silver on Sun, Aug 31, 2008, at 4:05 PM
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