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Posted on: July 12, 2019

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING & POSSIBLE BOARD ACTION: Disestablishment of Brookville Rd. Dog Park


Disestablishment of the Dog Exercise Area at
Brookville Road Park

Monday, September 9, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Chevy Chase Village Hall, 5906 Connecticut Avenue

Background: The Brookville Road Park officially reopened last summer including a Dog Exercise Area where dogs are permitted off-leash.
The Chevy Chase Village Board of Managers held Public Hearings during its regular meetings on May 13, June 10 and July 8 to solicit the views of the community regarding the park, to consider concerns voiced by abutting neighbors about noise, traffic and aggressive dogs, and to consider modifications to the use of the park and park access. At its meeting on July 8, the Board amended the hours for access to the dog park to 8:00 a.m. to sunset on weekdays and 9:00 a.m. to sunset on weekends and Village holidays.
Public Hearing and Possible Board Action:  The Board will hold a final Public Hearing to consider disestablishing the Dog Exercise Area at Brookville Road Park and removing the fence parallel to Brookville Road during its regular meeting on Monday, September 9, 2019.  The meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m.
Residents who are unable to attend the Public Hearing on September 9 may submit written testimony for the record before September 9 either by e-mail to or directly to the Village office at 5906 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD 20815.

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