We Deserve a First Class Park! Comfort Station Opens

Lew Fidler said it best it is “Not cool to ride dirt bikes over fields and destroy them, not cool to graffiti the bathroom – we deserve a first class park”

This is “Your park, your place, your field, lets keep it beautiful, lets keep it great for this community.”

Parks has said they will be there each day to open and close the comfort station. Also that they will be stopping to check the building during the day.

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39 comments to We Deserve a First Class Park! Comfort Station Opens

  • Anonymous

    Looks nice! Hope it stays nice.

  • Georgie Boy

    I give it a month before the little peckers destroy it.

    • Anonymous

      it was open 1 day the kids were already scratching up the glass and making marks on the doors

  • Anonymous

    It’s open for a minute a day from 9:00AM to 9:01AM

  • Anonymous

    Hell, I’m wondering how they figured out the address….and does it have a mail slot anyway?

  • Anonymous

    You would think they would have centered both signs on the door of a brand new building.

  • The Other Guy at the Bar

    “Parks has said they will be there each day to open and close the comfort station.”

    Sure. They’ll head there right after locking up the Plumb Beach parking lot.

  • Anonymous

    I HOPE THEY INSTALED VIDEO CAMERAS

  • Anon

    Yes, Security cameras are a MUST!

  • Anonymous

    fence the park & restroom & lock the gates at night. no brainer.

  • Anonymous

    Surround it with attack dogs…

  • Anonymous

    I feel bad for that guy living in the trailer on the ave..At least he has a nice bathroom now..

  • Anonymous

    Yeah right after all the comments for that long now you come out of the bathroom BS BS BS BS!!!!!!!!

  • Anonymous

    You should have apologized not try to cover up…You are caught up in a big lie…

  • Anonymous

    Couldn’t they have put the signs that say women & men on the sides by the doors instead of on the back of the building?

  • Irish Kevin

    Judging from all the comments,it seems that the youth of the beach is going to destroy this Comfort Station. Really now did anyone expect otherwise ?

    • Anonymous

      It’s not as likely as “irish” Kevin posting another assinine comment.

      • Irish Kevin

        First of all ,at least I have the Guts to post my name. Second I got out of there before the wasteland began. BTW I still have one house left in the new section. Anyone interested if so go see Doreen.You now may feel free to Dislike away !!

        • Anonymous

          your name is irish kevin?

        • Anonymous

          uh,unless you were born in Ireland & not here you are American, not irish & you are still anonymous just like all the others

        • Anonymous

          You are the gutless one. Post your name or stop pointing gingers. Your name should be “Gutless Kevin”. HYPOCRITE!

          • Irish Kevin

            Now Now, If I were I would Post anonymous like you do. Getting so upset is a sign of instability.Also what is a giigers ?,I bet you know who I am but your spinless nature prevents you from posting your name. Never the less,Have a cold drink and Calm Down.This is just a place where people express their views.

  • Kevin

    How’s this ?

  • Sloppy Joe

    If you are Irish Kevin Than I am Sloppy Joe.

    • Irish Kevin

      OK Sloppy Joe you are! At least you have a Name fictional or not.It shows you have imagination.

  • A parent

    It is absolutely great that we have a bathroom there now, however too bad that the Parks Department has been closing it on or around 6pm. The last few games for the Little league, the boys had to run behind the containers to relieve themselves and the game watchers had to hold it in and suffer or run to their homes. Not very good for the 6pm games :(

  • anonymous

    Why after closing the bathrooms in the city Parks they have to open a bathroom here. It is wonderful for our kids playing ball in the fields but Let’s face it eventually it will become a burned out,garbage filled eyesore. The parks department will eventually stop coming down to open it and lock it up at night, mainly because the locks will eventually be broken.
    This bathroom will end up like all the others, it was just a way to shut us up and not give us what we really need a traffic light by the school. It still amazes me how you can go into some neighborhoods and it seems like there is a traffic light on every corner. Can you just imagine the fuss that would be made in some areas if there was not a light on the corners near their schools! Why can’t we have both a bathroom AND a traffic light by the school?

    • Anonymous

      I agree with alot of what you say. I, too, believe that Parks will stop coming down to open them, or will ‘forget’ many days to do so. Parks used to be a good career, not anymore. Now it is only welfare to work. They are all working against their will, and doing a horrible job. So, the locks will be broken out of peoples frustration at not having access to the restrooms. Then they will be left open and well….you know the rest. And if you see anyone vandalizing them have fun calling the cops. The 61 will say call the 63 and vice versa. The light situation is ridiculous. When do they do the traffic studies? Sun am? The light at Seba is a joke. I pushed it the other day to cross with a baby cariiage from the park. It turned red, but I am glad that I didn’t proceed because a woman in a white SUV, with kids inside, sailed right thru like it was nothing.

  • jane n

    I am so happy that the new bathrooms are being utilized but as I was just walking on the avenue about 20 minutes ago I saw a homeless man come out of the men’s room. He of course has every right to use it but Sorry, after seeing that I do not want my children using those bathrooms…sorry This is not made up I honestly did see him than he got on a bike and rode down the Avenue.

  • Anonymous

    I’m not surprised, been saying for a long time that there are camps all over back weeds, from Burnett all the way to the other side where people are sleeping. No one ever reacts to it, as if because you can’t see them from the Ave. that they are not really there. Tarps, tents, campfires. Lots of garbage. Not kids. Now that there are restrooms it should get pretty crowded back there. lol, they should have put in a shower. Funny how the parks dept/cops were all over the kids for wrestling back there and they put an end to the paintball, but this they ignore.

  • Anonymous

    @ anonymous, Yes there are camps back there. How should we react to it? Ignore it? Keep blinders on? Tell them to leave? Run them out? Most of them were hard working people and fell on unfortunate times. I have given money and food to homeless people over ther yaers and most appreciated the food more than money. Just remember, they don’t have four walls to keep them warm or an oven to cook in. I will mention one thing that I am guilty of too these days, this neighborhood thows away more food than these people can eat. Save your food, bag it, let them eat, you would be surprised at how much they would appreciate it and the friends you could make. As far as the restrooms are concerned, they would like to go with dignity too! If you’re that concerned, keep them open 1/2 hour before games and 1/2 hour after games.

    • Anonymous

      Are you for real? Do you think that homeless camping out in Central Park would be tolerated? Or in Prospect Park? There are millions of tax dollars devoted to helping the homeless. Shelters. Drug and alcohal programs. Job programs. Hard working people who feel on unfortunate times you say? Junkies and people who couldn’t hold down a job is more like it. You really think we should take our leftovers and go back weeds and make friends with them? ROFL

      • Anonymous

        And as far as them ‘going with dignity’ how about the body lice, head lice and bedbugs? What about the fact that alot of homeless are mentally ill? Would you send you kid into the restroom with them?

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