Volunteers said the problem began when Monongalia County condensed the committees overseeing the park into one.
The Marion County Commission celebrated the county's 171st birthday Wednesday.
The Marion County Historical Society shared a cake and some history of the county with commissioners.
January is not only the birthday of Marion County but also for the city of Fairmont, Boaz Fleming and Francis Pierpont.
You can contact the Historical Society at 304-367-5398.