Orem may have a site for its first dog park

  Orem’s got a location for a dog park, and it shouldn’t pose issues for neighbors or cause problems with water quality. The city council and mayor have both given the go-ahead for the location — at Mt. Timpanogos Park, aka the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival park. The city will hold an open house at the […]

Orem’s dog park, all-abilities playground on track for spring opening

Two highly anticipated recreation projects in Orem are on track to be completed and open for use in spring 2016. A dog park — the first of its kind in the city — and an all-abilities playground — a first for Utah County — are being funded by Orem’s CARE tax. Dog park When the city […]

Orem OKs dog park, all-abilities playground, splash pad

A dog park, splash pad and all-abilities playground are headed to Orem, funded by the city’s CARE tax. In a 4–3 vote Tuesday night — Councilmen Hans Andersen, David Spencer and Brent Sumner cast the no votes — the city council OK’d the Cultural, Arts and Recreation Enrichment tax projects for 2015–16. Though there was a list […]

Coming in May: Provo announces new dog park plans

Provo Mayor John Curtis told residents they’d be getting a dog park, and he’s making good on that promise — and fast. He only made the announcement at his state of the city address in February, and the dog park should be open for roaming and playing by the end of May, Curtis announced on […]