Friday, June 23, 2006
A SPECIAL COMMUNITY OASIS IN THE VALLEY
Grand opening for Holleigh Bernson Memorial Park in Porter Ranch
Los Angeles - The Department of Recreation and Parks held a grand opening celebration for Holleigh Bernson Memorial Park on Saturday, June 24, 2006.
The new facility is located in the northwest San Fernando Valley and is named in honor of the daughter of former Los Angeles City Councilmember Hal Bernson, who represented the area for nearly 25 years. The celebration was sponsored by the Porter Ranch Development Company and included a family picnic and barbeque for the surrounding community.
The new parkland features a children's play area, restrooms, 2 basketball courts and a baseball diamond. Holleigh Bernson is located at 20500 Sesnon Blvd. in Porter Ranch and is open from dawn to dusk.
Jane Kolb: (213) 928-9294, or cell, (323)816-6712
Harvey Drut: (213)928-9296, or cell, (323)816-6711