Whether it’s soccer games that haven’t been played or smaller crowds at the Godfrey Corn Maze, the weather has not been kind to local Park & Recreation Districts. The rain has made for difficult scheduling and rescheduling for the organized sports over the last several weeks.
In Alton, Park & Recreation Director Michael Haynes says the season is winding down, and there’s still much to accomplish.
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It’s a similar story elsewhere around the Riverbend, with soccer leagues struggling to find dry time on each town’s fields. In Godfrey, there’s the added aspect of the Great Godfrey Corn Maze at Glazebrook Park. Crowds have been down because of the weather so far this year.