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Grand Opening for Disc Golf Course at Hinsley Park April 25

LONGVIEW, April 23, 2014— The City of Longview Parks and Recreation Department and the Longview Disc Golf Course Association (LDGA) are pleased to announce that the Ribbon-Cutting to officially open this newest addition to Longview's Park System is scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 25, at Hinsley Park, 3101 N. Hwy 259.

The Disc Golf Course is the result of a public private partnership between the City of Longview and the LDGA. The concept was approved by the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board on July 8, 2013, and by the Longview City Council on July 30, 2013. The 18-hole course is constructed on 9 acres of land at Hinsley Park.

The Longview Disc Golf Association has worked closely with the City to design and install the course. The inaugural tournament for the course, hosted by Longview Disc Golf Association, is scheduled for Saturday, April 26, with a sign-in at 8:00 a.m. The tournament cost is $40 per person with proceeds going back into improvements for the course as well as to charitable efforts. Those interested in learning more about Longview Disc Golf Association at LongviewDiscGolf@gmail.com.

For more information about the Longview Parks, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 903-237-1270 or visit Parks.LongviewTexas.gov.

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