Pet Adoptions, City Happenings, Georgie Tsushima Memorial Skate Park

Host: Kay Puttock

October is National Adopt-a-Pet Month, and Sue McCaskey, Animal Control Director of the Story County Animal Shelter in Nevada talks about how the shelter observes this special month, often with the help the great student organizations at ISU such as Students Helping Rescue Animals (SHRA).

City of Ames Civil Engineer Rudy Keoster updates us on happenings and events coming up in the City of Ames. Free yard waste dates: October 15, October 22; November 5 (includes brush) and November, 12.

Ames Skate Park has been renovated and is now one of the best skateboarding facilities in the nation. Saturday October 8 is the date of the official celebration, ribbon cutting, and renaming of the Skate Park. It will be renamed the Georgie Tshima Memorial Skate Park, and in this program you can learn about Georgie from his mother,and also from his business partner and fellow-skateboarder.

Listen Here Now Originally broadcast 10/07/2016
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