big section of Dunes Friendship Land at West Morgan Ave. and Fifth Street
is being permanently removed.
it will be replaced.
Park Administrator Hilary Thomas-Peterson told the Chesterton Tribune
today that the section of Friendship Land with the large structures--including
the ship--will be removed, starting on Monday, April 8. That section will
be roped off on Friday, April, 5, and during the removal process next week
will be closed.
pre-school section of Friendship Land will remain open to the public.
said that the structures to be removed are becoming hazardous but that the
plan is to replace them this summer.
Park Department is asking the public to be mindful of the work area and
not to cross into the closed-off section.