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City might make snow

By Matt Caulder
Published in News on January 8, 2014 1:46 PM

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While only using a pressure washer, plumbing, a ladder and the sub-freezing temperatures supplied by Mother Nature, Goldsboro Parks and Recreation creates artificial snow in the parking lot at Peacock Park on Tuesday afternoon. The setup was a test run for the department, which hopes to later create a winter wonderland on a larger scale while offering a chance for kids -- and adults -- to go sledding.

The cold weather this week was not unwelcome for everyone in Goldsboro. Goldsboro Parks and Recreation Department employees took advantage of the frigid temperatures to test a homemade system to create snow, much like ski resorts do in the...

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