Business & economy

Work nearly complete on new Nyssa RV park

In the early morning heat, park manager David Sparks digs trenches for electrical pedestals at Nyssa’s newest RV park on Friday, June 24. (The Enterprise/CYNTHIA LIU)

NYSSA – David Sparks can still remember when contractors dug the sewer line for the mobile home park just at the edge of Nyssa owned by his parents.

That was 1972, and Sparks recalled he would be out running around in the new trenches, watching his parents’ project evolve into what would become the 96-unit Sparks Mobile Home Park.

Sparks, who now manages the park, is on the cusp of expanding the family business with a 52-unit RV park. The new park will be just east of the Sparks Mobile Home Park, along North Ninth Street.

“I think it will fill right up,” said Sparks.

RVs range from motorhomes to camp vans to fifth-wheel trailers, and . . .