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Frustration heats up over Cusseta's
still closed Splash Pad

From the June 20, 2018 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   As the summer days get hotter, local residents are expressing frustration over the fact that the Splash Pad at the Roscoe Robinson Recreation Center is still closed. Members of the Commission of the Unified Government of Cusseta-Chattahoochee County say they, too, are frustrated and they're asking the public to be patient as they deal with various state regulations.
   That was one of the topics the commissioners tackled during their recent monthly meeting. They also discussed the local cemetery, helping the library, assisting the school system, and approved a new ordinance.
   County Manager Thomas Weaver advised officials that the Georgia Health Department has new regulations governing public splash pads. They are very specific (and some would say over-the-top), but the

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