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Green Dragon Removed From Cabell County Park

Reported: Feb. 28, 2014 4:43 PM EST
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MILTON, W.Va. (Tiersa Davis) —The Greater Huntington Park and Recreation District had to remove a well-known structure from a park in Cabell County.

The removal of the green dragon at the April Dawn Park in Milton began Friday. The park district and the board of directors agreed to remove the structure for safety reasons. The National Playground Institute inspected the dragon and felt it did not meet safety standards and it had begun to deteriorate.

A new, modern play structure is expected to replace the dragon. The water spray park will not be affected by the changes, park district officials said.

-- Greater Huntington Park and Recreation District Photo



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