New Decorah park named
Thursday, October 03, 2013 3:04 AM
Decorah Parks and Recreation has announced the name of the new park property on Pulpit Rock Road is Will Baker Athletic Fields.
In an "extremely close" online vote, Park-Rec officials said the community chose the name from three semi-finalists selected by the Decorah Parks and Recreation Board that also included Riverbend Fields and Tavener's Fields. A total of 111 names were submitted.
The winning name was submitted by Randy Fulton.
Will Baker Athletic Fields includes 20 acres of land being used for a variety of activities including tee ball, soccer and flag football.