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South Bend Parks receive more than 1,000 responses regarding master plan

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An update on a story we first brought you last week. For several months, the City of South Bend asked for feedback from the community about what they'd like to see in their parks. 

Public meetings were held Tuesday evening to present what city leaders found. FOX28 spoke with Deputy Mayor Mark Neal about the problem with providing a way for people who speak Spanish to offer their feedback.

He says some of those problems have been solved.  "The survey is available online so the people can go to. We're also continuing to take phone calls, so people can call the number and we can also take Spanish language," says Neal.

Neal says they've received more than 1,000 responses from people in the community offering feedback about the parks. He says that's a pretty high number compared to past projects.

There will be two public meetings, Wednesday at 5:00pm at the O'Brien Center and Howard Park for anyone who wants to learn more.
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