Newtown Dog Park in Johns Creek to close for renovations

The Newtown Dog Park in Johns Creek will close for renovations March 1. The renovations of the park, which opened in 2011 at 3150 Old Alabama Rd., include replacing the turf in both the small dog park and main dog park. Both areas of the dog park will remain closed throughout construction. Renovations are expectedContinue reading “Newtown Dog Park in Johns Creek to close for renovations”

Artificial turf worth a look for yard makeovers

I never knew so many of you cared. After sharing the landscape plan for my backyard a few weeks ago, many armchair landscapers among you wrote to warn me about the woes of palm trees, bamboo and fig ivy. And you didn’t even know yet about the fake grass. Poor Tony Evans. My landscape designerContinue reading “Artificial turf worth a look for yard makeovers”

Kennesaw Opens Inclusive Playground At Swift-Cantrell Park

The entire 18,500 square foot space has been made accessible to everyone by removing the wood chips and installing turf.  By Kathleen Sturgeon, Patch Staff Jan 13, 2020 11:06 am ET KENNESAW, GA — The City of Kennesaw and Kennesaw Parks & Recreation celebrated the grand opening for the Inclusive Playground at Swift-Cantrell Park on Jan.Continue reading “Kennesaw Opens Inclusive Playground At Swift-Cantrell Park”

Play ball! Buddy Baseball starts on a new inclusive field

By Jermaine Hoffman – January 6, 2020 TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. (WFLA) – It’s time to play ball! The City of Temple Terrace and Buddy Baseball have opened a field for the disabled so that every child can enjoy the American pastime. On Monday, players and friends attended the celebration to play the first game inContinue reading “Play ball! Buddy Baseball starts on a new inclusive field”

Flood-damaged playgrounds reopen in Sand Springs’s Case Community Park

January 07, 2020 Scott Emigh The two largest playgrounds in Case Community Park are officially open for visitors. The artificial turf in the playgrounds was ruined during a historic summer 2019 flood that completely submerged the city’s 120-acre flagship park. Now, eight months later,the playground next to the splash pad, and the playground next toContinue reading “Flood-damaged playgrounds reopen in Sand Springs’s Case Community Park”

Two Shepherds Taproom, an indoor dog park and bar, to open in Tampa in 2020

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Turf Ribbons Elevate Beautiful Las Vegas Backyard

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Nevada’s desert climate makes synthetic grass a go-to landscaping solution for homeowners and contractors throughout the state. In such a barren landscape, pops of vibrant green turf add a refreshing natural finish to any backyard project. One Vegas resident wanted to contrast concrete with artificial turf ribbons […]

Oahu seeing mixed results with artificial turf median strips

HONOLULU (AP) — A pilot project to test the use of artificial turf on road median strips on Oahu has had mixed results, officials said. The artificial turf has worked well in some of Oahu’s nine city council districts, while others have experienced problems, The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Wednesday. Honolulu launched the $1 million pilotContinue reading “Oahu seeing mixed results with artificial turf median strips”

Magnolia Beautifies, Upgrades Thanks to Square Deal (Tourism | Winner, Artificial Turf, Class II)

Magnolia set out to solve a plumbing issue. It got The Square Park. The city’s downtown square, featuring the blossoming trees that give the town its name, has always been an attraction to visitors. The Columbia County Courthouse lawn in the center of the square and the locally owned restaurants and boutiques that surround itContinue reading “Magnolia Beautifies, Upgrades Thanks to Square Deal (Tourism | Winner, Artificial Turf, Class II)”

These amazing custom backyard putting greens will make you the toast of your neighborhood

By Josh SensNOVEMBER 27, 2019