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Broward Parks & Rec. hosting public forum Sept. 1

WHAT: The Broward County Parks and Recreation Division invites the public to a Public Participation Forum at Brian Piccolo Park (9501 Sheridan St., Cooper City) on Wednesday, September 1, starting at 7 p.m. This free meeting is the public’s opportunity to provide suggestions, voice concerns, and ask questions about recreational needs in Broward County Parks. In order to encourage attendance at this meeting, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board has rescheduled its meeting to 6 p.m., instead of the customary 7:30 a.m. meeting time. The Public Participation Forum will follow at 7 p.m.

WHERE: Brian Piccolo Park

9501 Sheridan St.

Cooper City


From I-95: From I- 95: Head west on Sheridan Street. The park’s entrance will be on the north (right) side between Douglas Road and Palm Avenue.

WHEN: Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Starting at 7 p.m.

WHO: All ages are invited to attend.

HOW: The forum is free and open to the public.

For more information, call

Founded in February 1956 and accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies, Broward County Parks and Recreation manages more than 6,500 acres, encompassing 18 regional parks and nature centers, six neighborhood parks, and 21 natural areas at various stages of development. Facilities include water parks, campgrounds, a target range, a stadium, skate parks, an observatory, mountain bike trails, an educational farm with stables, and a velodrome and other sports facilities. Hours and fees vary by location. For more information, visit

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in County programs, services, and activities must contact the Special Populations Section at or TTY at least 10 business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event to request an accommodation.

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