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The City of Oswego’s Peace Garden, newly planted with fresh marigolds, cannis and geraniums, will be formally dedicated as the War of 1812 Bicentennial Peace Garden Saturday, June 16, at 4 p.m. The garden is located at 158 E. First St. near the Leotta-Seaway Trail Park.

Oswego 1812 Bicentennial Peace Garden to be dedicated

The City of Oswego’s Peace Garden, newly planted with fresh marigolds, cannis and geraniums, will be formally dedicated as the War of 1812 Bicentennial Peace Garden Saturday, June 16, at 4 p.m. The garden is located at 158 E. First St. near the Leotta-Seaway Trail Park.

The War of 1812 Bicentennial Peace Garden, located near the Leotta-Seaway Trail Park at 158 E. First St., Oswego, will be officially dedicated at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 16.

The garden was originally developed in 2003 by City Engineer Anthony A. Leotta, the Jay Saternow family, and several volunteers from the community. It was named a “Peace Garden” by the late Frank Clavelli Sr., former member of the Oswego Common Council.

Leotta, the City Department of Public Works, and a group of volunteers have cared for and maintained the garden for the past several years.

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