Amy Edwards walks her dogs at the entrance to Burcham Park Friday, June 3, 2011, watching flood waters from the Kansas River spill over into the park. The Parks and Recreation department closed the park at 5 p.m. Thursday. The Kansas River reached flood stage in Lawrence Friday morning but the water level is expected to decline tonight or Saturday morning, according to officials at Douglas County Emergency Management. At left is Jake Delatorre, 14.

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