Ontario Connects - 2016 Schimmel Dog Park Grand Opening
Ontario's Mayor and City Council hosted a grand opening ceremony for the new Schimmel Dog Park at John Galvin Park on May 20, 2016. The new dog park is located at the northeast corner of Cucamonga Avenue and I Street. The park is dedicated in memory of "Ex" Von Der Schimmel-Schultz-Heide, an Ontario Police Department Service Dog who gave his life in the line of duty on July 2, 1986. "Ex" was the first police K-9 on the streets of Ontario. For more information regarding Ontario's Parks and Facilities, visit: http://www.ontarioca.gov/recreation/parks-and-facilities.