Scenes From Ribbon Cutting On Splash Pad In White Rock

Los Alamos County Council Chair Randall Ryti, center, gets some assistance from Ruby Carpenter to snip the ceremonial red ribbon on the Splash Pad Friday morning. They were joined by councilors David Izraelevitz, fourth from right, and Denise Derkacs, fifth from right, several County officials and community members. The Splash Pad is in Pinon Park (Rocket Park) in White Rock. Ryti said Council approved the capital improvement project in 2017 and construction began in 2020. He added that Surroundings Studio designed the splash pad and Los Alamos Landscaping & More built the recreational amenity. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Los Alamos Landscaping & More owners Craig and Rachel Wehner and their sons Jonathan and Matthew are among those doused with refreshing water at the ribbon cutting ceremony Friday for the Splash Pad. Los Alamos Landscaping & More built the new recreational amenity. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Christopher Hall rubs sunscreen on his son Felix Feldman’s ears Friday in preparation for playing at the newly opened Splash Pad in White Rock. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Los Alamos County Council Chair Randall Ryti speaks about the new Splash Pad at the ribbon cutting ceremony. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Who says kids should have all the fun at the Splash Pad? Brittany Carpenter, who was instrumental in advocating for the Splash Pad, and her daughter Ruby dodge streams of water. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Ruby Carpenter and her mom Brittany having fun at the Splash Pad. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Scene from Friday’s ribbon cutting for the Splash Pad. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Scene from Friday’s ribbon cutting for the Splash Pad. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Scene from the ribbon cutting Friday on the Splash Pad in White Rock. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

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