La Crosse Park Commissioners meeting discusses smoking ban and maintenance plan
The Parks board meeting proposes new plans
LA CROSSE, Wisc (WKBT) — The La Crosse Board of Park Commissioners meeting on Thursday, April 18, discussed the new Parks Survey, a smoking ban in parks, and adjustments to a 10 year park plan.
The new proposed maintenance plan enables annual maintenance checks on parks and shelters.
The changes would make sure things are replaced while increasing each park’s lifespan.
A ban on smoking was also proposed as a way to take better care of those parks and the city.
Director of La Crosse Parks and Recreation, Jay Odegaard, says “In some of our more concentrated parks it’s a big issue. So this will really help to curb that and also promote that healthy enviornment… to really a place where a lot of family’s and little kids are going”
To participate in the new parks survey please visit https://www.cityoflacrosse.org/park-news/?FeedID=927
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