The News Tribune’s editorial support (3-31) for the proposed amphitheater in Fort Steilacoom Park is misplaced.
I was also a bit shocked to learn that there was not one cautionary vote from the Lakewood City Council. We appreciate the work that the Rotary Club of Lakewood has done for the park by helping build the ball fields and playground. I submit, however, that this latest project goes way too far.
At its most fundamental level it will put an end to the park as a park. A park is a place of
repose, a place where families can …