Erie County, Partners to Unveil K-9 Memorial at Black Rock Canal Park

August 11, 2013 Updated Aug 11, 2013 at 3:31 PM EDT

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Erie County, Partners to Unveil K-9 Memorial at Black Rock Canal Park

August 11, 2013 Updated Aug 11, 2013 at 3:31 PM EDT

ERIE COUNTY, NY— Erie County Commissioner of the Department of Environment & Planning Maria Whyte will be joined by Commissioner of the Department of Parks, Recreation & Forestry Troy Schinzel, members of the Erie County Legislature, Erie County Sheriff’s office, Niagara River Greenway Commission, and the Black Rock Canal Park Steering Committee on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 4:00PM at Black Rock Canal Park to unveil a stone K-9 memorial monument honoring past and current dogs that have served in the Sheriff’s and general law enforcement units

The monument, the first of its kind in Erie County, will be located inside the Dog Park at Black Rock Canal Park. The Dog Park is also the first of its kind in an Erie County park.