October 2001,

The Murrysville Economic and Community Development Corporation dedicated the old Burger King parcel of land as the new Banner Park.

Those attending the ceremony included: Mayor Ruth Fowler, MECDC Board Members, David Dernar, Linda Belish, John Cardwell, Georgeanna Spinello, Joseph Leftwich, Bill Ferri and Richard Kacin. Local resident and television and radio personality, Bill Hillgrove, was the master of ceremonies for this event.This land parcel was donated to the Municipality of Murrysville and later to the MECDC in anticipation of developing this area as the gateway into Murrysville.Today, the area is being developed into a premier shopping and dining district.