Lehigh Valley

Allentown among top 15 cities in national contest for new dog park

$100K up for grabs in 'Bark for your Park' contest

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown's dogs are one step closer to getting a big bone thrown their way when it comes to getting money to build a brand new dog park.

Allentown has made it into the Top 15 cities participating in the "Bark for your Park" content through PetSafe.

The contest allows communities to vote, with the winning city cashing in with $100,000 to build a brand new, PetSafe dog park.

Allentown made the top 15 in the national contest last year as well.

Now the city needs your help to win the top prize.

Log onto barkforyourpark.com to vote for Allentown.

You can cast your vote once every 24 hours.

And the grand prize winner will be announced on August 3.

The 15 finalists:
• Allentown, Pa.
• Auburn, N.Y.
• Bloomington, Ind.
• Bluffton, S.C.
• Derby, Vt.
• Essex, Vt.
• Hernando, Miss.
• Lynchburg, Va.
• Mountain House, Calif.
• Oak Forest, Ill.
• Orland Park, Ill.
• Oxford, Miss.
• Temple, Texas
• Texarkana, Ark.
• Westfield, Ind.

Due to our site relaunch on October 25, previous comments on existing stories are no longer available.  This change is due to the limitations of Facebook's software 

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links may be removed by the moderator.


There are 5 areas under advisories, watches or warnings.   DETAILS >>>

Allentown, PA 18102





  • %

This Week's Circulars

Top Stories

Latest from the newsroom

More from the Newsroom