Bark For Your Park results to be revealed July 31

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JACKSONVILLE - After several weeks of voting, Jacksonville residents will find out if they have won $100,000 in the national Bark For Your Park contest on July 31.

Jacksonville officials say the results will be revealed at a special party on the Square at 2:00 p.m.  PetSafe, the contest's sponsor, will announce the results via live feed during this party.  The top prize for this event is $100,000, with $25,000 awarded to the top town in each of three divisions.

Officials say the official vote tally was hidden during the last week of the contest, but the last known numbers showed Jacksonville leading the closest competing town by nearly 13,000 votes.  The public is invited to attend and learn the results of this contest as they are revealed.

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