Posts tagged "playlot"

Chatham: It's Time to Save Brown Memorial Park

Last year I wrote a blog post about the parks in the 6th ward and one was Brown Memorial Park. Brown Memorial Park was established as the last parcel of a large lot of land formerly owned by the Nation of Islam. The land was foreclosed and sold in parcels. The Chicago Park District purchased... Read more »

It's Time to Come Out and Play

It's Time to Come Out and Play
Long overdue the Chicago Park District completed the new play lot at Cole Park in Chatham http://www.chicagonow.com/concerned-citizens-of-chatham/2011/10/recap-of-officer-thomas-wortham-iv-playground-dedication-ceremony/ . The ‘Thomas Wortham IV Playlot” was dedicated this past fall and along with the play lot other overdue repairs and renovations were completed. A new entrance walkway with fountain, upgraded walking track and upgraded multpurpose surface for... Read more »