The city plans to put out more permanent signs like this around Esther Simplot Park to keep people off the pond. Someone ignored the sign and made a smiley face in snow on the ice.
The city plans to put out more permanent signs like this around Esther Simplot Park to keep people off the pond. Someone ignored the sign and made a smiley face in snow on the ice. Photo by Katy Moeller
The city plans to put out more permanent signs like this around Esther Simplot Park to keep people off the pond. Someone ignored the sign and made a smiley face in snow on the ice. Photo by Katy Moeller

Danger, thin ice! Boise prohibits playing on frozen park ponds.

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