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Community park value presented to Rotary, Industrial Foundation

The positive value of parks was the topic of a presentation to both the Franklin County Industrial Foundation and the Mount Vernon Rotary Club on Friday, Jan. 13. Mark Spencer, owner of MHS Designs of Longview, is the creator of a plan adopted by the Mount Vernon City Council to redesign and upgrade Little Creek Park just northwest of the town square. For more information, see the Dec. 19 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.