Ramsay continues restoring park
July 16, 2019
By TOM LAVENTURE
RAMSAY - Bessemer Township Memorial Park was once a swimming destination before floods washed the dam away in the 1990s, and township leaders are adding a more natural water attraction this summer.
The wading and swimming hole is part of an ongoing $400,000 park restoration that has brought new playground equipment, renovated tennis courts and added a basketball-pickleball court with lighting, said Bessemer Township Supervisor Jeffery Randall.
The pool will be an offshoot from the Black River, with a shallow end that slopes to around 4-foot at...