Ashford Park

Good local parks going to the dogs

Regarding the removal of geese from the Meadow Vista Park (Journal, July 29), for as long as I can remember (and I am 73 years young), as a child and as an adult, every park that h ...

Dog park closure temporary

Local dog owners won’t be able to visit the Ashley Memorial Dog Park until at least Friday. The park was closed Monday due to the weekend weather, and construction started betwe ...

Park closure planned

Auburn Recreation District’s Ashford Park will be closed Aug. 16 and 17. The district is performing resealing and restriping maintenance on the parking lot, according to Manouch ...

Bridge railing poses hazard

To the City of Auburn building department: Yesterday I took my two grandsons to the Ashford Park. We parked along Auburn Ravine Road and entered the park via the wood footbridge a ...

Unleashed and loving it

Dogs are social animals. Unfortunately, they’re rarely invited to parties. Where then does your average pooch meet and greet – albeit nose to rear – fellow bone buriers in th ...

Our View: Public review of William Shockley park bequest a must

The Auburn Recreation District must stick to its own policies and procedures and have an open public airing on whether to name 28 acres of parkland as a memorial to controversial N ...

ARD votes to ban smoking in Ashford Park

No smoking signs might be going up at Ashford Park in the near future, making it the first Auburn Recreation District Park where smoking is illegal. Some local residents have no pr ...

Dog park opening prompts education campaign

Auburn’s first dog park is officially open for business. Workers recently put up the last fence. And dog owners can take their furry friends over to use the 1.7-acre park now. ...