CITY OF HASTINGS
Statement Regarding the Hastings Dog Park
As many in the community are aware, there is currently a lawsuit between the City of Hastings and the Hastings Dog Park Companions regarding certain personal property located at the Hastings Dog Park. The City and the Dog Park Companions are pleased to report that they have reached a settlement of the matter. On August 15, the Dog Park Companions will be removing the fencing from the Dog Park. The City will be replacing and improving the fencing and Dog Park following the removal. The Hastings Dog Park Companions will be installing the fencing it is removing at its new location, 490 Powell Road, Hastings, MI 49058, which will be open to the public as soon as possible. The Hastings Dog Park will be temporarily closed for the updates, beginning on August 15, but will be reopening as soon as possible.
The City of Hastings and the Dog Park Companions apologize for any temporary disruptions caused by these changes, and ask for everyone’s patience as they work through the settlement and put an end to this dispute. If anyone has any questions or concerns please feel free to contact the City of Hastings, or the Hastings Dog Park Companions.
Jane M. Saurman