Saturday , 31 October 2020
Vermilion Spray Park

Vermilion Spray Park opens Friday

After dealing with some maintenance issues, the Vermilion Spray Park will be opening for the season on Friday, July 17.

“I know a lot of children and families are looking forward to coming to the park and I think it will be a good thing for the community especially after COVID-19,” said Vermilion Provincial Park employee, Morgan Miciak.

The Spray Park is located within the Vermilion Provincial Park. The Spray Park is owned by the Town, but the park is operated by Alberta Environment and Parks.

Both entities had to make some of the maintenance decisions. For example, the Town pays for the water which is a bulk part of the operations.

“It is a great partnership. The good thing about all of this is that COVID-19 is teaching us a lot of things like how to work together,” said Mayor Caroline McAuley.

The Spray Park will be in operation daily from 10:00am-8:00pm.

About Angela Mouly

Angela comes to Lloyd Connect after leaving traditional newspaper where she spent the past four years reporting on community events. Her repertoire includes writing about history, politics, agriculture, sports, entertainment and art. She was the third place recipient of an AWNA General Excellence Award for “Best Front Page” during their 2016 Better Newspaper Competition. Angela has lived in rural Alberta all her life and in Vermilion for the past 15 years. She looks forward to continuing to serve and inform the Lakeland community by joining in people's many adventures and sharing their stories.

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