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Petition aims to keep tennis courts as part of redevelopment of historic Naples hotel

NAPLES There is a petition to prevent a precious place from being bulldozed in Southwest Florida. The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club Off is being redeveloped and people who love it want to keep it as it is. Christy Boutell played at the club’s Mary C. Watkins Tennis Center for years. “There aren’t a […]

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Hendersonville Council May Add Tennis Courts to Patton Park in Park Trade with HCPS

Hendersonville City Council is confident, with only a few concerns and suggestions expressed, to move forward with exchanging part of Berkeley Mills Park to Henderson County Public Schools in exchange for Edwards Park. City manager John Connet presented a concept plan to council at a meeting Wednesday that shows HCPS plans for its future part […]

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From Rice Park Tennis Courts to Pickleball Courts

The Town of Hutchinson plans to convert a set of deteriorating tennis courts in Rice Park to designated pickleball courts. Parks Director Jason Combs said they hope the playing surfaces will be ready by spring. Pickleball is a paddleball sport played by two or four players using solid wood paddles and a perforated polymer ball, […]

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Dankwardt Park tennis courts resurface

Thanks to community foundations, private businesses and tennis enthusiasts, some of the city’s infrastructure is undergoing a major upgrade. In just a few weeks, Burlington residents will be able to play on the newly redesigned tennis courts at Dankwardt Park. “The courts are constantly in use and needed to be updated,” said Brian Japsen, who […]

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Dickinson Park tennis courts resurfacing means everyone shares at Treadwell Park

Posted: Aug 04, 2020 7:00 AM Work on the tennis courts in Dickinson Park last week had a ripple effect on the courts in Treadwell Park. With Dickinson’s five courts closed for resurfacing, that meant local tennis fans had to share the four available courts at Treadwell Park. Fortunately, the overlap is short lived. A […]

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Menlo Park reassesses foreclosure on public tennis courts | News

Menlo Park, unlike many neighboring towns (with the exception of Atherton), keeps its public tennis courts under lock and key. It’s a holdover from a bygone era, explained director of community services Derek Schweigart. Today, in Menlo Park, people have to buy a key if they want to access one of the 15 tennis courts […]