Special thanks to the following city officials, city departments, and individuals for helping to make the dog park a reality:

acknowledgeMayor Bill Scanlon

Commissioner of Public Services and Engineering Mike Collins

Parks and Recreation Director Bruce Doig

Parks and Recreation Assistant Director Joscelyn Ruelle-Kersker

Director of Planning Tina Cassidy

Animal Control Officer Jim Lindley

City Solicitor Roy Gelineau

Purchasing Director David Gelineau

City Councilor Wes Slate

Parks and Recreation Commissioner Mark Casey

The Parks and Recreation Commission

The Beverly Airport Commission

The Beverly Public Works Department

Donor Jane Auwetter

Donor Virginia Burke

Keith Gaffney, Gaffney Woodcarving

Our website, created by Susan Whitelocks

The Beverly Dog Park Founding Members: Florence Cenci, Linda Davis, Clarice Grima (2009-2014), Ilene MacDonald (co-chair 2009-2013), Tina McManus (co-chair 2009-2012), Erinn Powers (Chair), and Paula Powers

Gratitude also to all the volunteers who have helped at various events and clean up days at the dog park site over the past year, including Scott Shaffer, Norman Staller, Andrew Whitelocks, Susan Whitelocks, Elissa Sireuil, Joanne Wahl, Kim Malenfant, Abby Reeder, Jeff Bennet, Tracy Kureta, and Brad Gaige.

For a list of businesses that have donated to the dog park, see our event page.