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New Water Tower Park in Michigan City – Installation Open by Labor Day

    The Michigan City Parks & Recreation Department announces plans for the renovation of Water Tower Park.  The project will include the installation of new inclusive play equipment, a steel slide for those with cochlear implants, a wheelchair accessible merry go round, ground level tactile play panels, a new picnic shelter, an ADA accessible drinking fountain, a new basketball court, and an off street parking lot with 12 parking spaces, 3 will be ADA accessible. 
   In addition, an ADA accessible route will be constructed connecting the parking lot to the drinking fountain, picnic shelter and all play areas.

     The project will include repairs to the fencing on the east ball diamond and removal of the fencing and back stop on the west diamond which will serve as the new parking lot.

PROJECT FUNDING:

     The Michigan City Park Department has been awarded a Community Development Block Grant in the amount of $775,000.00.

     The Michigan City Park Department has been awarded a federally funded Land and Water Conservation Fund grant for an additional $250,000.00

     Construction will begin the first week of May and should be completed by Labor Day, 2024.
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     The park is located on the East Side of Town off of E. Michigan Blvd. at 301 Broadway, Close to the Michigan City Golf Course and the Michigan City Airport. 

     For more information contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 219-873-1506 or online at www.emichigancity.com

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Sue Baxter

Susie Young Baxter, CEO, has published PanoramaNOW Magazine for 31 years. Her hobbies are Camping, Boating, Hiking, Nature, Gardening and Outdoor Activities. She is an Artist, Graphic Designer, an Avid Seamstress, Dabbles in Homemade Crafts and Landscaping. Since her Father was a Health Teacher, she also likes homeopathic Health Solutions. Since blogging started over 10 years ago, PanoramaNow has been added to Newsbreak – a national news affiliate.

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Sue Baxter

Susie Young Baxter, CEO, has published PanoramaNOW Magazine for 31 years. Her hobbies are Camping, Boating, Hiking, Nature, Gardening and Outdoor Activities. She is an Artist, Graphic Designer, an Avid Seamstress, Dabbles in Homemade Crafts and Landscaping. Since her Father was a Health Teacher, she also likes homeopathic Health Solutions. Since blogging started over 10 years ago, PanoramaNow has been added to Newsbreak - a national news affiliate.