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Board of Public Works Approves $237,501 in Program Open Space Money for Garrett County
On Wednesday, Nov. 30, the Board of Public Works approved $237,501 in Program Open Space funds for Garrett County. The funds will be used for further development and improvement to the following parks, playgrounds and public areas: Loch Lynn Athletic Fields, McHenry Park, Accident Town Park, Bradford Elementary School Playground, Casselman Valley Soccer Field, Oakland Train Station, Friendsville Community Park, Grantsville Town Park and Eastern Garrett Park.
December 1, 2005
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