Union Park getting new playground
08/16/2012 5:37 PM
The West Loopís Union Park is getting a new playground this fall.
Itíll be on par with many of the park districtís other new parks, according to district spokeswoman Zvezdana Kubat, and will have a water spraying feature. Itíll also be accessible to the disabled. Itís currently under construction.
The project is paid for with $700,000 in cash, mostly from TIF. None of it is being paid for with park district money.
Kubat said the playground should open this fall.