The board of the New Milford Dog Park is sponsoring a name the dog park contest.

The fenced-in dog park on Pickett District Road is expected to open in late summer. The board will review all submissions and choose a winner based on creativity, uniqueness originality, and how the submitted name fits the park.

Residents are invited to submit their suggestions at an online poll at www.misterpoll.com/polls/488802.

The polls will close June 30 at 11:59 p.m.

In addition to the web-based poll, submissions may be e-mailed to NMDP.Events@gmail.com, submitted by e-mail on the New Milford CT Dog Park Facebook page or mailed to P.O. Box 86, New Milford, CT 06776.

Non-poll submissions must include the submitter's name, phone number and e-mail address, along with the suggested park name.

Winners will be notified after the board's July 8 meeting.

Donations may be made payable to the New Milford Dog Park and mailed to P.O. Box 86, New Milford, CT 06776.