Park represents the parish
I think these letter writers are on the right track.
Instead of badmouthing the bureau to their families or ignoring the situation in the hopes it will disappear, they are taking action. Hopefully, their efforts will reap some results.
In a parish which aims to market itself as an attractive place for college and high school students to reside, the presence of a good park is important.
Ruston voters in 2004 passed a $33 million bond issue to renovate the city’s schools.