City staff working to complete playground area at Sankey Park
July 8, 2020
By the end of this summer, Sweet Home kids will be able to go to Sankey Park to enjoy a 1,300-square-foot playground structure that's the result of some fortuitous financial moves that is giving the city twice what it originally planned for.
The improvements are the realization of a longtime effort by city officials and the Parks and Tree Committee and its former chair, Angela Clegg, who now works as city planner.
"Personally, when I first moved here, I was told not to let my kid go to Sankey Park," Clegg recalled this week.
She joined the parks committee (which has since been renamed) a...