Wallingford, CT

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  • Todd Biondi 06/07/2014 we need a dog park!!!!
  • Beth Huntington 06/07/2014 Our Greyhounds, Alevie and Depeche now visit the Hamden Dog Park. We are all so excited to have a new dog park right here in Wallingford!
  • Tanya Bachand 06/07/2014 From the bottom of my heart and with all my love, thank you all SO MUCH for your dedication to our dog park over the last month of voting, come what may, we really pulled together as a town and I could not be prouder to live here and of all of you! THANK YOU!!!!
  • Cindy Snedeker 06/07/2014 Just did my final "bark". Come on everyone. Bark, bark, bark!
  • judy bachand 06/07/2014 Wallingford, Bark Bark Bark. A couple of towns with votes greater than ours say IF they win, someone will give them land. Wow, we have already committed to the park and have zoning and wetlands approvals. Please keep barking, we have a chance!!!
  • judy bachand 06/07/2014 OK GUYS its the last 24 hours!! Push it now!
  • Mark Semrau 06/06/2014 Wallingford Dog Lovers Association would like to thank everyone who voted for and supported our efforts to bring a Pet Safe, leash free dog park to our town. Win or lose this contest it is wonderful knowing we have the support of so many in our town. THANK YOU ALL!!!
  • Randi Keogh 06/06/2014 do we know who is winning this right now? lol
  • lynn arnold 06/06/2014 what are other towns up to?
  • henry nalewajek 06/06/2014 Keep it going Wallingford ,we need your support!
  • Jenn Beauchamp 06/06/2014 2955!!! we will surpass!!
  • Tanya Bachand 06/06/2014 Looks like we are going to hit our goal of 3000 votes and surpass it! Well done Wallingford! That's nearly 10% of our town population!
  • Debbie Jones Barry 06/04/2014 lets do this we are close.
  • 06/04/2014 So excited to have a dog park in our town!! This community really pulls together to get things done. Go Wallingford!!
  • Tanya Bachand 06/03/2014 We can do it! We need 132 per day to get there! #operation3000
  • Tricia d'Oliveira 06/03/2014 #operation2500 was a success! Can we shoot for 3,000 votes by the 7th? I know Gibbs and Friday will give wet, sloppy kisses for your vote!! They would love a dog park!!!
  • Jenn Beauchamp 06/03/2014 I bark for the park!!!
  • judy bachand 06/03/2014 2500!!!!!!!! 7 am 6/3 KEEP IT GOING!!
  • Bev Raby 06/02/2014 Good luck Wallingford!
  • 06/01/2014 Let's go Wallingford! I vote every day so that not only Ringo and Baxter (my little pups!) can have an awesome place to play, but also for all of the other awesome Wallingford pups! Keep up the good work everyone!
  • Mark Semrau 05/31/2014 Nice turnout for our "Bark For Our Park Dog Stroll" today! Thanks to everyone who supports our park! The local newspaper ran an article as well! http://www.myrecordjournal.com/home/top/4627145-129/wallingford-dogs-and-owners-march-in-support-of-dog-park.html
  • Tanya Bachand 05/31/2014 You can now get to the voting pages directly from our website, www.wallingforddogpark.com
  • 05/31/2014 Over 200 votes just yesterday! Keep it up! #Operation2500 and we'll see you at the Pet Stroll in downtown today!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/30/2014 Its time for #Operation2500!! Let's get 2500 votes in the next 8 days!
  • Jenn Beauchamp 05/29/2014 The photos of the sign and the park are great!!! Thanks for sharing.
  • Kelly Falconieri 05/28/2014 Wallingford needs this...voting voting voting!
  • Mark Semrau 05/28/2014 Thanks Robin for your comments! Wallingford Dog Lovers Association has been working on the park for nearly 2 years and we hope to see it happen this summer. Not only will it be a Pet Safe playground for our doggies, but it will be a nice asset to our small town! Thanks for the contest!!!
  • Robin PetSafe 05/28/2014 Wow Wallingford, CT! You have got some great barks happening. We also received and approve your land and support letters. Great job! Your dogs appreciate your efforts. Keep it going Wallingford! BARK FOR YOUR PARK!!!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/27/2014 chips and natural ground Tess.
  • Tracy Toro 05/27/2014 Come on wallingford!!!
  • 05/27/2014 Come on wallingford!!!
  • Tess Pilkerton 05/27/2014 Is it going to be wood chips or grass?
  • Debbie DeVivo 05/27/2014 Good luck Wallingford
  • judy bachand 05/27/2014 we are waiting for the signed verification from the city, Should come today
  • 05/27/2014 Why is the land verification box below not checked off. I know we have the land.
  • Lisa DeMartino 05/26/2014 Snickers & I voted!!!
  • judy bachand 05/26/2014 The sign is perfect, now vote so we can have a perfect park!
  • Sue Smallacombe 05/26/2014 I voted! We, and our dog Coco, can hardly wait for the grand opening!
  • Mark Semrau 05/25/2014 We will have a really nice park! My wife and I have been to 26 dog parks in CT. The Wallingford park will be one of the best!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/25/2014 Thank you to everyone that came out to help put up our sign! Pics coming soon and don't forget to vote!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/25/2014 Thanks Councilor Parisi!!
  • barbara dietz 05/24/2014 voted:)
  • Robert Parisi 05/24/2014 Tanya,cast my vote and wish you well.I will ask people to support your efforts. Best,Bob & Joan Parisi
  • judy bachand 05/24/2014 We have some towns we need to beat!!! Let's get going this long weekend and get more voters!!!
  • MacKenzie Elliott 05/23/2014 That is great Tanya! I notice EH doesn't have any verifications. Wish all those people would focus there votes on Wallingford.
  • Tanya Bachand 05/22/2014 Yes, I've got the letter for land verification, will be up by tomorrow night!
  • MacKenzie Elliott 05/22/2014 Do you need a check on the land verification? You have Civic Support and Media Coverage checked. (just below these postings)
  • Jenn Beauchamp 05/22/2014 hope we make it to 1000 today!!
  • Kim Walsh 05/22/2014 Good luck Wallingford!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/21/2014 Saw that Councilor Sullivan, thank you very much!
  • Samantha Caplan 05/21/2014 Good luck!!!
  • John Sullivan 05/21/2014 Tanya - Faxed my response today. Thank you for brining this to my attention.
  • Kathy Andrews 05/21/2014 Keep voting, Wallingford!
  • Sean Doherty 05/20/2014 Best of luck Wallingford!!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/20/2014 Our first letter of civic support has been uploaded! Thank you Councilor Craig Fishbein!
  • judy bachand 05/20/2014 Land verification and civic support should go a long way to help. Let's post more pictures and captions longing for a park to play in!!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/20/2014 Love all the pictures coming in as well! Land verification and civic support will be completed this week!
  • Tricia d'Oliveira 05/18/2014 We did a great job clearing the site yesterday! Winning this contest would go a long way in making a beautiful park in Wallingford!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/18/2014 See the latest article in the Record-Journal about our park and the contest!
  • Mark Semrau 05/17/2014 Thanks to the folks that helped with the site cleaning! Now everyone... VOTE for our park!
  • 05/17/2014
  • Steve Mason 05/17/2014 Saw the news in RJ today and registered to vote. Hopefully the publicity will get more votes! Good luck!!!
  • Beth Hulsizer 05/17/2014 Almost 500 votes -- let's hit that goal of 700 by tomorrow night!
  • Katryna Gaither 05/17/2014 Let's go Wallingford! Our furkids are depending on us!
  • Beth Hulsizer 05/16/2014 So excited to see the site cleared -- it's going to be great! The momentum is awesome -- and I'm thrilled to see the support on this page. Over 400 votes!!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/16/2014 They started clearing land at our location!!!! Now its really up to us to raise the money for a fence and signs and everything else we need! 399!!
  • Renee Cote 05/16/2014 We have so many great dog parks here in Portland OR, I would love to see one in my hometown, Wallingford. Friends please vote!
  • Beth Hulsizer 05/14/2014 So great to see over 300 votes!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/13/2014 Join us Saturday May 31st at the Gazebo in downtown for our Bark For Your Park pet stroll! 10am!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/12/2014 We hit our goal of 200 votes by the end of the weekend, now lets set a goal of 700 for this week
  • Tanya Bachand 05/11/2014 200!!!!
  • Beth Hulsizer 05/11/2014 We just need 2 more to get to 200! Keep voting!!
  • Tricia d'Oliveira 05/11/2014 Let's break 200 today!!!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/11/2014 Did you know we already have a location that has received approval from both Inland Wetlands and Planning and Zoning? Our town has been fantastic in helping our dreams come true, and now we just need the funds to build it!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/11/2014 Don't forget to upload your photos and show us your pooch!
  • 05/11/2014 Happy Mother's Day to all the moms of our beloved fur babies!
  • Mark Semrau 05/10/2014 159!!! Lets get to 200 this weekend!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/10/2014 visit our website at www.wallingforddogpark.com
  • Tanya Bachand 05/10/2014 120! Keep them coming!
  • Mark Semrau 05/09/2014 We are at 102!
  • Beth Hulsizer 05/09/2014 Let's break 100 today!
  • Lydia De Jesus Connolly 05/09/2014
  • Toni Covino-Wood 05/09/2014 Vote everyday, on Facebook and the website!!!
  • Tanya Bachand 05/09/2014 Vote everyday!
  • Kathleen King 05/08/2014
  • Jason Zandri 05/08/2014 Voted - hope other from Wallingford do too
  • 05/08/2014 Remember -- you can vote twice daily! Also, please share this daily on Facebook!!
  • Beth Hulsizer 05/08/2014
  • Tanya Bachand 05/08/2014 We are so excited to be a part of this contest! We've been working on a dog park in Wallingford for almost 18 months, and now that we have approval and a location, we need to raise funds, so this is perfect!
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