East of the Twin Cities Highway, there aren’t many community assets in North Tonawanda.
With the July 27 build date for the Kaboom! playground at Mayor’s Park, though, that short list is getting a little bigger.
Enjoyable for all kids — but designed for those with special needs — the playground will feature a zip line, climbing areas, slides and a forgiving play surface.
The playground will be built in six hours through the help of about 200 volunteers. (You can sign up here.)
“There’s a job for everyone,” said Kaboom’s Bryan McNamara during the design day May 13, when kids doodled their dream playgrounds.
Afterward, adults [...]