Brentwood Park renovations set to begin after Fourth of July festivities
By Brittany Goncar
Published: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
Phase one of the Brentwood Park renovations will begin after the July 4th celebrations.
The construction work includes basketball courts, baseball fields and a dek hockey rink, council members said on Tuesday night.
The new picnic tables and umbrellas are now up on the civic center porch.
Officials are financing an estimated $8 million renovation of the park off of Brownsville Road.
In other business:
• Volunteers are needed for the Fourth of July celebration to stuff packets and fold T-shirts.
Participants can go to the library community room on Friday at 10 a.m. and noon to 8 p.m. or Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.
Organizers also are looking for World War II veterans to ride in the parade, which is scheduled for 10 a.m. on July 4 on Brownsville Road.
Those interested can call Dave Buechel at 412-310-744.
• Central Blood Bank will host a blood drive on Friday in the Brentwood Library community room from noon to 6 p.m.
All donors will receive two Pirates tickets in the mail.
Appointments can be made at www.centralbloodbank.org.
Brittany Goncar is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 412-388-5803.
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