Parkland named for Farmington’s first parks director

November 29, 2012 at 4:19 am in The Farmington Independent

Former Farmington parks and recreation director Jim Bell remembers well negotiating the purchase of a large chunk of parkland north of 195th Street, and he remembers the trees that had to be cleared so a pair of ponds could be constructed there, too. He planned the trail system near those ponds, and now all of Farmington can remember his contributions every time they use those trails. Continue Reading