firearms http://wfae.org en Concealed Carry In Meck Parks Set For Commission Vote http://wfae.org/post/concealed-carry-meck-parks-set-commission-vote <p>Concealed handguns could soon be allowed in Mecklenburg county parks and recreational areas.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The county doesn’t really have a choice. &nbsp;A state law last year allowed concealed carry in parks, and the county commission will vote Tuesday night to put Mecklenburg in compliance.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Parks Operations Director Jeff Robinson explains the gist of the law: “It’s okay to carry a handgun as long as you have a permit, unless you’re at a playground, an athletic field, a swimming pool, or an athletic facility.”</span></p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 21:35:48 +0000 Ben Bradford 22653 at http://wfae.org Concealed Carry In Meck Parks Set For Commission Vote