DENISON, TX-Denison's Pocket Park is a step closer to becoming a reality.
A pocket park is an outdoor park behind the façade of a downtown building. At Monday's meeting, the council announced the city will now take bids and move forward with phase one, which is demolition.
Denison Mayor Jared Johnson said the next step will be improvements to the property. City Manager Robert Hanna said construction on the park should start around New Year's.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - HOWE, TX -- Howe Police say they arrested a man for Animal Cruelty and Possession of Marijuana Sunday.
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