Westminster, Friday, October 4, 2019-On Saturday, October 12, 2019, Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks and the Friends of South Carroll Dog Park will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking at 12:30 pm at the South Carroll Senior & Community Center, located at 5928 Mineral Hill Road in Eldersburg. The groundbreaking will be just one of the events scheduled that day which includes the 2nd annual Puppy PAWrade at 2 pm. Activities will begin at 8 am with the “No Fleas Please!” flea market, running until 12 noon. Food trucks will be on site from 8 am to 3 pm, with music by Sunday Night Big Band 1-2 pm followed by the Puppy Costume PAWrade.

Successful fundraising has reached a level where the park construction can begin this fall, but additional funds are needed to support the park opening planned for Spring of 2020. If you would like to make a donation to support the park construction, please contact Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks at ccrec@carrollcountymd.gov or visit https://southcarrolldogpark.wordpress.com . For more information, please email southcarrolldogpark@gmail.com