Public asked to contribute ideas for growth of PAL Park
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FORT PIERCE -- The City of Fort Pierce is currently applying to the Florida Recreation Development Assistance Program for funding to complete Phase I of a 2-phase project to develop the Police Athletic League Park, located at 903 South 21st Street, Fort Pierce.
Citizens are encouraged to contribute ideas for the development of PAL Park by completing an online survey and by attending a community meeting.
The online survey is accessible from the City's website at http://www.cityoffortpierce.com or through a direct Internet link at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WFLDTMF. Citizens may request a hard copy of the survey via mail by providing a self-addressed stamped envelope to Libby Woodruff, Grants Administrator, City of Fort Pierce, 100 North Hwy. 1, Fort Pierce, FL 34950. Hard copies of the survey can also be picked up in the City's Urban Redevelopment Department, located on the 2nd floor of City Hall, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The deadline for completing the survey is Friday, Sept. 13, 2013.
A community meeting will be held to promote the project and answer questions on the grant application and prospective project on Wednesday, Sept. 11, beginning at noon in the second floor conference room at City Hall, 100 N. U.S. Highway 1.
City staff will provide a short PowerPoint presentation and hard copy surveys will be available. A question and answer time will be provided and citizens will be encouraged to comment and make suggestions for the development of the park.
For more information, call (772) 467-3169.