Sunnyvale Park is now a fun, safe community gathering place
Posted by Ben McAdams
June 13, 2016
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Thanks to Salt Lake County and local community groups coming together, a once graffiti-ridden and neglected park is now a safe and fun gathering space for a
neighborhood with many refugee and immigrant families. As kids played on the new and improved playground, I joined community partners to celebrate the reopening of Sunnyvale Park in Millcreek. Sunnyvale will be a gathering place for a farmers market, after-school programming, and of course lots of play. With a little bit of planning and
cooperation, the Sunnyvale Community has reclaimed this space for that purpose.
It’s a great example of building a healthy community together.
Theresa Drulard, Sunnyvale Neighborhood Center and Mayor McAdams speaking at a ribbon cutting to reopen Sunnyvale Park
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