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Changes planned at two Hastings parks: New elements will be installed this year at Pioneer and Wallin parks

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Hastings’ Parks and Recreation Department will be keeping busy this summer. Two parks are scheduled for some improvements.

Pioneer Park is most likely going to be the first park to get a new feature. A picnic shelter is planned there.


Pioneer park gets a lot of use from people throughout the city, not just the immediate neighborhood, said Parks and Recreation Director Chris Jenkins, so the new shelter will be able to serve the whole community.

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Katrina Styx
Katrina Styx has been a reporter for the Hastings Star Gazette since 2010. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.
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