What Is the Scoop on the New Emerald Isle, NC Dog Park?
Have you heard the news? There's a new dog park coming to town! It's a place where dogs and dog owners alike can socialize, get to know each other better, and just have some fun. Here are a few things you need to know about the Emerald Isle dog park and the upcoming plans for its completion. We'll keep you updated as time goes along. Stay tuned!
Where will the new Emerald Isle dog park be located?
The one- acre McLean-Spell park location was chosen for its central location. Town Manager Frank Rush notes the accessibility, nearby parking, and restroom facilities—as well as proximity to the community center—as reasons for its recommendation to the board.
What facilities will the park offer dogs and their owners?
Plans for the dog park include fencing, agility equipment, play features, water resources, and 1 acre of room to roam. The Emerald Isle Dog Park Committee is made of 7 community members who are tasked with generating support, fundraising, considering locations, and recommending design features for the new dog park.
When will the Emerald Isle dog park be completed?
The expected completion date is at least 1-2 years away. While the exact cost is unknown, the cost estimate is about 50-60k. The Town of Emerald Isle intends to match any funds that the committee is able to raise. Are you interested in contributing to the new Emerald Isle Dog Park? You can make a Dog Park Donation right here.
New Emerald Isle Dog Park (McLean-Spell Park)
Keep up with the Town of Emerald Isle's latest updates and dog park progress by reviewing the Dog Park Committee Meeting Minutes.
More About the New Emerald Isle Dog Park
You can also learn more about the new dog park in Emerald Isle by watching this video.