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City adds ADA-friendly playground to Aga Park

 

Last updated 7/1/2020 at 11:54am

News Photos by Karin Hill

The new inclusive playground area at Aga Park includes musical stations, above, and a wheelchair-accessible path, below, that meanders to various stations for sensory, musical and learning play.

Fountain's first all-inclusive playground incorporating wheelchair-accessible play equipment and sensory activities has been installed at Aga Park.

The project has been two years in the making, ever since Black Hills Energy awarded the city $15,000 to fund the equipment and playground retrofit.

"I'm just so excited about this, and I want everyone to know that this is finally here," City Clerk Silvia Huffman said.

Huffman, who also serves as the Parks and Recreation Department supervisor, said she and Parks Superintendent Jim Watson hope to add inclusive structures at all city parks in the...



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