By Angela Brown
Residents and visitors to the Town of Battleford can expect to see more development, including a new public park later this summer and a new hotel in the next couple of years.
Mayor Ames Leslie mentioned in his address to the Tuesday to the local Chamber of Commerce the town is in a good state now for new building projects.
A new park is on the way to be located at the Battleford West development at the edge of town.
The town has already budgeted $100,000 for the new park improvements to include a children’s playground and outdoor skating rink.