A dog park for Stratford?

Parks and Rec committee votes for site near WPCA plant

Stratford may soon be getting a dog park, not far from the Water Pollution Control Authority Plant.

Members of the Parks and Recreation Committee voted Thursday to recommend the creation of a dog park on land right near the town’s sewer plant. The Town Council is expected to discuss the proposed concept and location at the next regular meeting on July 11.

Mitzi Antezzo, the 7th District Town Council member and member of the Parks and Rec committee, said many people in town are interested in the creation of a dog park. She pointed out how Room 213 in Town Hall, where the committee’s meeting was held, was full for the discussion.

Antezzo said she likes the idea of having the dog park near the WPCA plant and the town’s animal shelter. Other locations suggested were Longbrook Park and an area near Short beach.

“Everyone else thought it was a good idea. It doesn’t disturb any of the neighbors,” Antezzo said Friday. “Hopefully this will be the end of the dog park saga.”

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