June 18, 2021

Breaking News

Fort Kid playground to be repaired and reopened, but a major problem still exists

Knoxville New Sentinel urban life writer Ryan Wilusz attempts the Knoxville Bucket List in 12 hours. Brianna Paciorka, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee The city first temporarily closed a portion of the park as engineers evaluated the rotting retaining wall. On Oct. Read full article

New Harmon Field playground installed

TRYON—After more than 20 years, a new Harmon Field playground is becoming a reality this week. The new playground has been installed except for the merry-go-round, which should be installed in the next couple of weeks.

Letter to the Editor: Explaining tire mulch as playground cushioning

Recently there was an article published in the Duncan Banner about recycled rubber mulch for playgrounds not being ADA & ABA compliant. This was a surprise to me since my company produces this material and we had not been informed of this compliance change.