The playground at Jenny Lincoln Park
is officially open at
The Kiwanis Club of Downtown Springfield spent the last two years raising money for the playground. The group presented the Springfield-Greene County Park Board with a $100,000 check to pay for it all.
Ground was broken on the playground exactly one year ago. Since then, there is nearly double the parking space.
There are swings, slides, ramps, and climbing walls. It was all built to incorporate exercise as well as play time.
A lot of
the equipment helps develop upper and lower body strength and balance.