Looking for a few good residents
City of Davis parks maintenance worker Steve Dalton gives local residents, 9-year-old Adam and 7-year-old Avangeline Turner a close-up look Thursday at some of the Parks Department's equipment at Chestnut Park. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo
A city can't run itself, you know.
Continuing a trend of community entreaties with cookies, face-painting, a chance to ogle heavy equipment and chomp snow cones, the police and city parks department set up shop in Chestnut Park on Thursday evening with a mission: Find local people willing to give their time and perhaps money to help with a variety of projects.
From small-scale graffiti abatement, helping clean tables at local parks or being the eyes and ears for potential crime in a neighborhood, the police and parks are bent on recruiting ... Continue Reading