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Baranof Park Recreation Center overhaul moving forward with final fundraising hurdle

The City of Kodiak is in the final process of collecting bids for a planned overhaul of the Baranof Park Recreation Center – and the project contract could be awarded as early as this month, but the $3.8 million development faces a final fundraising hurdle. Plans for the future of Baranof Park include 4,500 square feet of new building; the …

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Baranof Park overhaul closer to fundraising goal after bump from private donations

Kodiak’s Baranof Park received a sizable funding bump last month for its Recreation Center Improvements Project. Private donors chipped in $360,000 for the proposed overhaul, and the donations put the project $474,000 shy of its total fundraising goal of $3.8 million dollars. Corey Gronn is the director of Kodiak’s Parks and Recreation Department. “We’re very close,” said Gronn. “We are …

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