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Gilbert Primary Park Playground Project

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Gilbert Primary Park had some of the oldest play equipment in the parks system, dating back to the late 1960s. A new playground and ADA pathway improvements were installed at Gilbert Primary Park, thanks to funding from the Parks Replacement Bond.

Completed Fall 2019


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Fall 2019

Construction is now complete. A community celebration was planned for spring 2020, but postponed due to COVID-19. 

November 2018

Thank you to everyone who participated in the design process for the new playground at Gilbert Primary Park.Your input at the below events helped shape your future playground! 

  • March 13, 2018: Presentation at Gilbert Park Elementary PTA meeting
  • April 19, 2018: Presentation at Gilbert Park Elementary Multicultural Night
  • May 16, 2018: Community Gathering #1
  • June 9, 2018:  Community Gathering #2

Project Timeline

  • Winter 2017/18 - Summer 2018: Project Set-up, Concept Development, and Public Involvement
  • Summer 2018 - Fall 2018: Construction Documents
  • Winter 2018/19 - Spring 2019:  Permitting and Bidding
  • Summer 2019 - Late Fall 2019: Construction

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