Richwood
January 25, 2024

Richwood Park to see new cornhole courts

 

By Michael Williamson, Richwood Gazette

Richwood Park will soon have new boards for fans of cornhole.

The village council voted to approve a measure Monday that would bring two sets of concrete boards to the park in dedicated courts on the grounds.

Mayor Scott Jerew said the agreement would be with the same company that currently supplies the park’s kayak rentals, Rent. Fun.

“They’ll do all the construction, they’ll put the locker in and do a five-year contract with a 50-50 split on the cornhole bag rentals,” he said. “To me, it’s a no-brainer.”

He said the courts would be ADA-compliant and would come with Astroturf. He said the cost would …

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