Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:04:14 -0800
Park commissioners voted Tuesday to hire the Illinois Association of Park Districts to supervise the search for a replacement for Macomb Park Director Ray Peterson, who is scheduled to retire on December 31, 2016.Macomb has been a member of the IAPD since 1949. In voting to use the association's Director Search Service, the park board acted on a recommendation from Board Treasurer Jim Bloom ...
Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:11:34 -0800
The U.S. Senate gave final passage Friday to a defense bill that holds major conservation and historical provisions for Washington state, including additions to the Alpine Lakes Wilderness and creation of a new Manhattan Project National Historical Park. The defense authorization bill, passed on an 89-11, vote, served as a kind of “parks barrel” act, creating a new national monument near Las ...
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 13:48:47 -0800
Residents in Shediac are determined to fight a new campground development despite plans to move ahead with the project.