City staff and council members cut the ribbon during the Summit Park ribbon cutting on July 18. Photo by Kayse Angel

City staff and council members cut the ribbon during the Summit Park ribbon cutting on July 18. Photo by Kayse Angel

Let’s play ball!

Summit Park is officially open

The time has finally come. After years of planning, The city of Maple Valley had its grand opening for Summit Park and Ball Fields on July 18.

The master plan for this park was developed in 2010, and now after nine years, that dream has become a reality with two turf play fields, a turf softball field, a playground, a skatepark along with a dog park and basketball court coming soon.

Community members from all around came to celebrate this grand day with the city. Even Covington Mayor Jeff Wagner was in attendance to show his support for Maple Valley.

Don’t miss out on the “Be the Hope Walk” this Saturday at Summit Park. The event starts at 6:30 a.m. and will last all day. For more information, go to valleygirlsandguys.org/about/be-the-hope-walk-2019/.

Maple Valley Mayor Sean Kelly takes the first pitch, marking the opening of Summit Park and Ballfields on July 18. Photo by Kayse Angel

Maple Valley Mayor Sean Kelly takes the first pitch, marking the opening of Summit Park and Ballfields on July 18. Photo by Kayse Angel

Mayor Sean Kelly and Maple Valley Council members stand on first base of one of the ballfields at the new Summit Park to speak to a crowd of people who came to celebrate on July 18. Photo by Kayse Angel

Mayor Sean Kelly and Maple Valley Council members stand on first base of one of the ballfields at the new Summit Park to speak to a crowd of people who came to celebrate on July 18. Photo by Kayse Angel

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