Carol Stream’s first off-leash dog park – Bark Park Carol Stream, was officially opened on Oct 15 with a ribbon-cutting event hosted by the Carol Stream Park District Board of Commissioners.
The $98,000 park at Kuhn Rd and North Ave features fenced areas for small and large dogs. Bark Park users must purchase an annual pass for the dog park at Simkus Recreation Center for $29 Res/$49 Non-Res per household.
All passes sold in 2011 will be good through Dec 31 2012. For more details visit csparks.org/barkpark
Also on October 15 at 10:00am is the official opening of the new trail that links Volunteer Park and Kuhn Road to Red Hawk Park via the North Avenue underpass.