The new playground is located beside the Kingsport Carousel in a fenced-in greenspace and includes a variety of all-inclusive features, such as stepping pods, a giant red spinner, web crawler and a crawl tunnel.
The new playground being installed at the Kingsport Carousel is unique and will be accessible for kids regardless of their abilities, much like the boundless playground at Warriors Path State Park.
The city of Kingsport recently wrapped up a second round of improvements to Borden Park, this time with $118,000 worth of new playground equipment.
The town of Dungannon recently received a grant to build a new playground, something the town doesn’t currently have, but the project is now up in the air because of the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.
Plans are for Robinson Middle School to get a new playground geared toward the needs of middle school special education students, replacing one with equipment that originally was meant for pre-k students.