The parks in Bettendorf, Iowa, are patrolled each night by volunteers during the summer season. This program and the city’s teamwork with the local police department help to cut down on vandalism. Pictured are Kurt Weiler, left, and Greg Shelangouski, two of the long-time park ambassadors in Middle Park. (Photo provided)

The parks in Bettendorf, Iowa, are patrolled each night by volunteers during the summer season. This program and the city’s teamwork with the local police department help to cut down on vandalism. Pictured are Kurt Weiler, left, and Greg Shelangouski, two of the
long-time park ambassadors in Middle Park. (Photo provided)