b"General InformationCommunity InformationPurchase a Park BenchOur Park Bench Program allows individuals and companies to buy a park bench in one or more of our parks.The cost of each bench is $1,800.00 and includes an engraved plaque. Department staff will review available locations with you, order the bench, and then install the cement base and bench when it arrives. For more information on our park bench program and to download an application please visit our web site.BLOSSOM HILL CEMETERYinvites you to.ADOPT A GRAVECOMMON GROUND SECTIONThe Common Ground at Blossom Hill Cemetery appears to have been a burial ground for the poor or those without family.There are 686 burials in this section consisting of 208 adults and 476 infants.The first burial took place on February 25, 1896 and continued through to the 1950's.The majority of the graves remain unmarked. The City of Concord along with Star Granite Company is offering the public an opportunity to be a part of this Collaborative Community Project.For a $100, donation a grave marker will be crafted and set in, memorializinga Concord resident forever.This is your opportunity to participate in memorializing lives lived and lost in Concord so many years ago. For more information contact:Jill McDaniel - Cemetery Administrator603-225-3911DOG LEASH LAW ANDDOG WASTE ORDINANCEThe City of Concord welcomes dogs in our parks, cemeteries and open spaces. However, the City does have an ordinance requiring dogs be on a leash and for owners to pick up their dog's waste (City Ordinance 6-1-5).Please pick up and remove your dog's waste.Keep all dogs on a leash at all times.2023 Summer & Fall Page 4www.concordparksandrec.com"