Pickleball, sports tourism, improvements highlight parks report in Longview, Texas

By Jimmy Daniell Isaac jisaac@news-journal.com Jan 28, 2020Parks and Recreation Director Scott Caron speaks at a June Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meeting.Pickleball is coming this spring to Longview parks, along with several improvements funded through voter-approved bonds, nonprofit fundraising or capital budgeting.Those improvements include renovations to the women’s showers

Sun City protest spurs cancellation of pickleball courts

GEORGETOWN — A protest that included a petition with more than 2,000 signatures prompted the cancellation on Friday of a plan to cut down trees to build pickleball courts next to a popular park in Sun City. The proposal was for the developer of Sun City, a retirement community in Georgetown,

Sun City residents protest proposed tree removal at Legacy Hills Park

Residents also said they are protesting because they didn't receive any notice about the plan.http://www.kvue.com/video/news/local/sun-city-tree-protest/269-86000af2-7167-48d3-9f81-b50c7e29a5c4?jwsource=cl   Residents also said they are protesting because they didn't receive any notice about the plan.Author: KVUE Staff - December 31, 2019GEORGETOWN, Texas — Some Sun City residents aren't happy with a plan to build pickleball courts