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parkette

Canadian a small public park
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The Parkette grew into the Shoney's chain of more than 1,000 restaurants and motels.
Its roots trace back to 1947 when Alex "Shoney" Schoenbaum opened the Parkette Drive-In next to his father's bowling alley in Charleston, West Virginia.
20 left on its building loan for the popular parkette.
A new breakwater doubles as a small cruise ship dock and additional boat slips, while a landscaped parkette offers a rest area with picnic tables.
Part of the foundation has been outlined and a parkette created to preserve the main portion of the foundation.
Tenders are invited for parkette improvements project that includes demolition, grading, curb ramp, ada compliant ramp, sidewalk, walkways, concrete slab, masonry retaining wall, play safe rubberized surfacing, individual play equipment, metal guardrail, decorative metal fencing and gates, parkette monument sign, park benches and picnic tables, trash receptacles, landscaping and irrigation system and other works.
Paris has seen more than one set of simultaneous fundraising campaigns for similar sorts of plans: Cobblestone Commons sought funds from the community at the same time as the Paris Optimists built their downtown Garden of Hope parkette.
Now wouldn't it be an excellent arrangement if supporters would honour their family by donating a small parcel of land for a park or parkette bearing their family's name?
The project, approved by City Council in 2014 and managed by City Planning, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, Transportation Services and consultants Schollen & Company, will result in public realm improvements in Jimmie Simpson Park, Badgerow Parkette, Boston Avenue and the Carlaw-Dundas triangle.
Finally, the nearby Heinz Parkette will receive a new landscape feature, and a nearby pedestrian trail is being extended so that walkers, joggers and cyclists can more easily access the trail.
The streetscaping improvements will include two parkettes just off Queen Street, on Dennison Avenue and Ryerson Avenue, as well as new tree plantings, street lighting and public art.