Two old and dated playgrounds in Ward 1 are being replaced this Spring. Valley Place and Yunkers will be getting new inclusive play equipment for all abilities. The old play equipment is not safe enough to be re-gifted and will be recycled. Over 170 neighbors provided input through an on-line survey and/or stopped by the open house in late October.
Below are two concept drawings. Valley Place will have a zip line:
Yunkers will also see new and inclusive play equipment:
Completion is expected by early summer. To see all park project updates and details, visit the city website here.