Hundreds of volunteers gathered to build a community a new playground.
The project was built on Saturday, Oct. 6 by the combined efforts of the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority, Humana Inc. and KaBOOM! Funded by Humana, a health and wellness company, the playground at Addison Townhomes on East 71st Street was created with input from the community.
Intended for all generations, the playground has senior-focused elements such as fitness stations and walking paths, as well as an area for family picnics.
The project was one of 18 playgrounds nationally being built this year by Humana and KaBOOM!, a nonprofit organization that has built more than 2,100 playgrounds.
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