The Greatest Challenge: When tornadoes roared through our community December 11, 2021, the loss of lives and destruction of property created the greatest challenge our community has faced in modern time. This is our story of resiliency through the eyes of your City employees and other community leaders. Read Our Story

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Dog Park

Hills Bark Park, located in H.P. Thomas Park, is a 5-acre fenced park for people with dogs!  This is the only designated off-leash park in the City. It is divided into separate areas for large and small dogs.  Access is from either Shawnee Drive via Debbie Drive or Cave Mill Road.  Water is available. It is part of the Greenways System and joined to Lost River Cave Valley.  Park hours are between sunrise and sunset.

As a citizen it is my responsibility to...

Owners are responsible for the behavior of their dog.  Dogs not socialized or aggressive should not be brought to the park..  Owners must clean up after their dogs and fill in any holes that are dug.  Dogs cannot be unattended.  Current vaccinations are required.  Food is not permitted.  Small children should not enter the dog park.  Smoking is prohibited.

It is the responsibility of the city to...

Clean up bags are usually available.

If I am interested, who do I contact...

(270) 393-3249



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