Business

Feb 15, 2012 6:19 PM by Michael Macias

Springs Mayor Joins local car dealership in $10K Park Initiative

The Mayor of Colorado Springs is partnering with a local car dealership to launch a special parks make over.

It's the "Freedom Honda New Citizens Park Initiative" and it will allow community members to determine which neighborhood park should receive funds for a makeover.

The initiative runs through March and the park that receives the most support from the public, will then be awarded $10,000.

"Parks and our trails system are essential to our long term economic vatality and our sense of well being. You know we have 40% above the national benchmark and parks and open space and that's great immenity and we want to try to maintain that. Partnerships like this with Freedom Honda will make a difference," said Mayor Steve Bach before a presentation at America the Beautiful Park today.

To vote visit Freedom Honda's Facebook Page and click on the parks tab to place your vote. Voting ends March 15th.

»Comments

»Topics in this article

Most Popular

Top Videos

1 2 3 4