DUBLIN -- The city will open a 6.3-acre new park -- called Schaefer Ranch -- in a public ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday at the park, 9595 Dublin Blvd.
The public is invited to the grand opening at which refreshments will be served and commemorative mementos will be given the first 500 attendees.
Schaefer Ranch park includes a tot lot for youngsters, play equipment for older children, a covered picnic area, a tennis court, a basketball court and game tables for checkers or chess. A walking path encircles the park.
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