New plans for Shillito Park playground released
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The city of Lexington has released details on new design plans for a popular playground.
According to the city, Lexington Parks and Recreation will team up with the community to redesign Shillito Park Playground.
Lexington Parks and Recreation and members of the community built the playground 26 years ago.
It was designed by Playgrounds by Leathers.
The same team will be building a new playground at Shillito this fall.
The build will be taking place from September 18 – 22.
United Way of the Bluegrass is partnering with the city to help manage volunteer recruitment and sign-ups. There are a variety of volunteer positions available for community members, ages 16 years and older. The Community Build project will coincide with United Way’s annual Day of Action.
For updated information regarding the Shillito Playground Community Build and volunteer signups, visit www.lexingtonky.gov/shillito-park-playground-redesign .