On June 16, area basketball players joined with state and Charles County officials to celebrate the completion of a new basketball court at Bensville Park in White Plains.

The opening of Bensville Park comes as Charles begins to expand outdoor recreation activities in the county.

In April, the Wills Group Inc held its own paint day with members of the community to enhance the courts at Phoenix Run Park. An opening ceremony for the park was held on June 18 after rain forced the cancelation of the event on May 7.

Funds were also made available through Senate Bill 541 in the Maryland General Assembly to establish a park in the newly created Waldorf core zone.

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