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Wakefield planners discuss recreation survey results

By P.J. GLISSON

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WAKEFIELD - Members of the Wakefield Planning Commission learned on Tuesday evening that city residents are expressing interest in a farmers' market, food truck hook-ups, and a splash pad next to Sunday Lake.

The opinions were gathered as part of a survey in relation to the city's pending recreation plan.

"The survey ran for about two weeks," said City Manager Rob Brown as he presented a slide show of the feedback from 203 participants.

He said 108 responses were offered online, with 79 additional responses from area students, and 16 hard-copy respon...