Devon Circle Playground Takes Shape

After lobbying by neighbors, South Whitehall officials get moving on a new playground for the Devon Circle area of Springhill Estates.

Patch stopped by the Devon Circle area of Springhill Estates last week to check the progress on the new playground.

Rubberized flooring is in place, as well as playground equipment that includes a sliding board. The area is still roped off as South Whitehall finishes the project.

Devon Circle neighbors had lobbied South Whitehall commissioners for the playground, given that developers had set aside open space money when the area was first developed. Officials have said that neighbors initially did not want a playgound, but current neighbors had circulated a petition in favor of one.

The commissioners  for improvements to the  in this year's budget, but before the work proceeded, they had been waiting for more open space funds to become available from new development projects in the township. 

Britney Cosados August 27, 2012 at 02:32 PM
44000 dollars for 16 people


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