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Athens continues fundraising efforts for SplashPark

ATHENS, May 21, 2013—The Athens Chamber of Commerce is continuing to raise funds in an effort to open the new Kiwanis Park SplashPark.

According to Athens Chamber of Commerce’s Kim Hodges, Phase I of the plan, which includes the purchase of all equipment necessary to construct the 2102 sq. ft. splash zone, has been completed. Phase II of the plan includes the construction of paved walkways, parking for handicap accessibility, and fencing. According to Hodges, approximately $30,000 is still needed to complete the project, which is proposed to be open by mid-summer.

Those wishing to make a donation may make checks payable to: Athens Chamber of Commerce Foundation, 201 W. Corsicana St, Suite 1, Athens, TX 75751.

For more information call Kim at 903 676-1923. 

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