Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file][/caption]Broome County officials are still gathering information in advance of issuing its first ever plan for County parks.

The Parks Plan will guide capital investments in the parks, apply for grants and develop new recreation programs among others.

So far, the County has heard suggestions for zip lines, bike trails, outdoor programs, improvements to Aqua Terra, dog park areas and handicapped access.  Other comments have praised the parks and the free admission. Over 800 residents have taken the survey.

An online survey can be found at

One survey taker will win a Dick’s Sporting Goods gift card.