Debbie Blank | The Herald-Tribune
After the ribbon cutting to open the city's first permanent public dog park at Liberty Park Oct. 5, Mayor Rick Fledderman (far left) praised the volunteers. "I'd like to congratulate all of you for making this a reality ... It's another great attribute for our community ... You've got a lot to be proud of." Helpers include (from second from left) Eric and Mabel Sunderhaus, Shilo Hanna, Judy Behlmer, Jan and Bill Hortemiller, Nick Wewe, Laura Losacker (kneeling), Lisa Green, Lisa Flannery, Amanda Garlock and Susan Whistler.