This month marks the first year of Keep Yorktown Beautiful. And what a year it has been for KYB.
Donna Roeder, member of the KYB said, “We have so many generous people in Yorktown and the surrounding areas. I just hope we are doing what our forefathers wanted us to do.”
The kick off started at the ribbon cutting event on June 22, 2014 in front of the newly installed gazebo. Free hotdogs and hamburgers were served during the event, as well as a “Walk in the Park.”
KYB made it their focus to refurbish the Yorktown city park for young and old to enjoy. Phase I of the project, which included GameTime Playground equipment for 2-5 year old, playground equipment for 5-12 year old, a swing area and exercise equipment for adults, was $147, 283.64.
Seventeen weeks later families were enjoying the first phase.
Read more in this week's edition of Yorktown News-View.