May 27, 2009

York, Pa. aims to renovate one park each year

This is fantastic. I love that the city (a 2008 Playful City USA community) is really making play - and quality playspaces - a priority.

"Bring on Play, an effort headed by York Mayor John Brenner's wife, Adrienne, began fundraising last year in hopes of renovating Lincoln Park. An audit of all the city's playgrounds determined it had the oldest equipment."

"BOP's goal is to renovate one park each year. Landis said the group has its eye on Allen Park next, since it has some equipment in need of improvement and could provide a northeast location for the summer playground program."

Continue reading: Community builds a playground (York Daily Record)


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