Who let the dogs out? The folks at Erie MetroParks.
The first phase of the park system's long-awaited dog park at Osborn Park will open in the fall of 2008, said Stephen Dice, MetroParks director-secretary.
Dice said he can announce a firm date because of two large donations for the project. The Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust donated $10,000 and the Randolph J. and Estelle M. Foundation gave $5,000. Petco also made a contribution, and other donations have come in.
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