The Army Corps of Engineers has approved the Pilot Project for Section 1122 for communities in Glencoe, Lake Bluff, North Chicago, and Evanston.
At Woodlawn Park, movement and sound will be emphasized with a carefully curated collection of play structures. A giant swing bank will include 8 swings for kids to enjoy, while an extra-long pair of zip lines will be a great place to race.
At Old Elm Park, residents requested a playground that matches the “midcentury Modern” aesthetic of the neighborhood. The finalized plans include a circular path for walking and biking, a sandbox, swings, and picnic area.
The Board of Commissioners is planning a new playground at the corner of Vernon and Jefferson avenues in 2018.
The Board of Commissioners is considering restoring the parkland at Lakefront Park.
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