Russ Brookes, left, and Rich Gurney prepare the Fessenden Park tulip beds for the Memorial weekend. Over 5,000 tulips are in bloom in the park according to John Shannon, Portland Public Services’ Horticulture supervisor. Shannon said that the season is late so the tulips will be in bloom for the Memorial weekend. He hopes the rain coming will not affect the blooming tulips.
(Photo by Gordon Chibroski/Staff Photographer)