Girard Township was awarded a grant by Erie County Greenways Program in August 2014 for $40,000 to put towards the purchase of a playground for the Lake Erie Community Park.  These pictures represent the construction of this wonderful playground.

(hover your mouse over the btm of the photo for a brief narrative of each picture)

Before construction

Before construction

Surface excavation

Surface excavation

Delivery of playground equipment

Delivery of playground equipment

Tense moments going in

Tense moments going in

Watching close

Watching close

So far so good!

So far so good!

Almost in

Almost in

Just a few more feet

Just a few more feet

unloading

unloading

unloading

unloading

Lots of minds working

Lots of minds working

Log Crawl

Log Crawl

Drilling out holes

Drilling out holes

Drilling holes

Drilling holes

Concrete block in sono tube

Concrete block in sono tube

Tamping down gravel

Tamping down gravel

Gravel in sonotubes

Gravel in sonotubes

Setting the pieces

Setting the pieces

Setting the rock climb

Setting the rock climb

Rock climb set

Rock climb set

Coming together

Coming together

whirl and log crawl in

whirl and log crawl in

vine climb

vine climb

swing in

swing in

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see-saw.jpg

Tic tac toe board

Tic tac toe board

Matching game board

Matching game board

Swing frames

Swing frames

Assembly

Assembly

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Assembly

Assembly

Assembly

Assembly

It's open!

It's open!

playground opening

playground opening

looking through

looking through

See Saw Fun

See Saw Fun

Park Fun

Park Fun

Whirl fun

Whirl fun

more whirl fun

more whirl fun

First slide

First slide

down the slide

down the slide

first slider

first slider

first rock climber

first rock climber

climbing the rock

climbing the rock

Address:

10140 Ridge Road

Girard, PA  16417

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