Ivana Bisel walks her dog Rocky, an Olde English Bulldog, past a vacant lot at the corner at 19th and Q Streets in Midtown Sacramento, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015. The Sacramento City Council approved a plan Tuesday night to construct a dog park and community garden in the long-vacant plot and will name the park after civic watchdog and longtime midtown activist Brooks Truitt.
Ivana Bisel walks her dog Rocky, an Olde English Bulldog, past a vacant lot at the corner at 19th and Q Streets in Midtown Sacramento, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015. The Sacramento City Council approved a plan Tuesday night to construct a dog park and community garden in the long-vacant plot and will name the park after civic watchdog and longtime midtown activist Brooks Truitt. Lezlie Sterling lsterling@sacbee.com
Ivana Bisel walks her dog Rocky, an Olde English Bulldog, past a vacant lot at the corner at 19th and Q Streets in Midtown Sacramento, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015. The Sacramento City Council approved a plan Tuesday night to construct a dog park and community garden in the long-vacant plot and will name the park after civic watchdog and longtime midtown activist Brooks Truitt. Lezlie Sterling lsterling@sacbee.com
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Council approves new dog park for midtown Sacramento

September 30, 2015 11:17 AM

UPDATED September 30, 2015 05:30 PM

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