Sept. 9, 2008
Huntsville has been named a top "playful city" in the U.S. by a national organization that honors communities that take actions to promote play.
The designation follows major playground makeovers in eight city parks with two more on the way. The city also recently helped launch a fundraising drive with the Kiwanis and Optimist clubs for a $500,000 playground for the handicapped. [More]