Posted: Oct 21, 2010 1:09 PM by Kate Mundy
Updated: Oct 21, 2010 1:41 PM
The Youngsville Police Department, in response to recommendations from Louisiana Wildlife & Fisheries and Lafayette Parish Animal Control, determined that for the safety of the general public Foster Park in Youngsville shall be closed for recreational activities until further notice.
Although it is not believed to be a public hazard at this time, a large cat (variety unknown) has been spotted in this general vicinity. Residents are cautioned to keep a very close watch over children and pets.
For those individuals who use Foster Park as a staging area to pick up students from Green T. Linden Elementary, the park will be open to vehicle traffic only. Everyone who uses Foster Park as a staging area is cautioned to remain inside their automobiles while waiting.