“Veterans Park and those involved with its creation are preparing to celebrate another milestone with the dedication of a new picnic shelter.
The park, located at 802 5th St NE, will host a ceremony at 4:30 p.m. July 31.
Tom Shriver Sr., past commander and judge advocate for American Legion Post 67, is looking forward to the event.
“When we first got Veterans Park established through the (Puyallup) City Council and got the sign put in, then we sat down and figured OK — let’s do a 10-year plan for things we would like to see in the park,” he said.
Near the top of that list was the construction of a picnic shelter….”