Need work? County Parks Dept. still needs help
August 10, 2022
Business has been booming this summer at Linn County Parks, director Brian Carroll told the Board of Commissioners Tuesday morning, Aug 2.
However, he added, staffing remains well below adequate levels.
“Our staff is doing a great job and they are putting in a lot of overtime,” he said. “I would compare this summer to two summers ago, which was very busy.”
The summer of 2021 was an anomaly in terms of parks usage as the public was emerging from COVID-19 closures and looking for outdoor recreational opportunities. Carroll said Clear Lake Resort has been busy all summer, although the...