make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Brunswick County to get new parks

READ MORE:
BRUNSWICK COUNTY -- There will soon be a few more ways to get outdoors in Brunswick County. The county is getting several new parks after receiving over a half million dollars in grants from the department of environmental and natural resources. The money will help build canoe and kayaking ramps for the Brunswick Nature Park and the Whitlock landing access site. The county's parks and recreation director says the parks will make Brunswick County an even better place to live. Parks and Recreation Director George Page said, "Not only will our residents enjoy access points for canoes and kayaks and environmental education for everyone in Brunswick County, the residence will also enjoy over 925 acres of open parkland for passive use." Construction will begin early in 2008. There will be a town meeting on the park's design Thursday night at six p.m. at the Town Creek Community Building.

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»

Reply

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
CAPTCHA
Please re-enter the code shown in the image below.