Rotary Friendship Park closed temporarily

Colin MacLean
Published on April 29, 2014

Rotary Friendship Park will reopen to the public Thursday at noon. 

SUMMERSIDE – The City of Summerside has closed Rotary Friendship Park until further notice.

City spokeswoman Lorri Laughling said in a press release Tuesday afternoon that seasonal runoff from adjacent fields has flooded the main trail entrance.

She pointed out that this type of flooding is a common occurrence ever few years.

The city will be monitoring the situation and will reopen the park when the water recedes.