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Pleasanton: Ken Mercer Sports Park chosen for city's first all-abilities playground

Original post made on Sep 7, 2020

Pleasanton is closer to having its first all-abilities playground after the City Council unanimously approved moving forward with the design phase at its meeting last Tuesday night.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, September 7, 2020, 3:23 PM

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Posted by susanh
a resident of Downtown
on Sep 7, 2020 at 6:18 pm

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Kudos to city staff, leaders and the passionate parents who inspired and pushed this idea. Another great example of how Pleasanton is a 'community of character' and truly interested in representing all diverse populations -- regardless of ability!

Posted by Pleasanton Parent
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Sep 9, 2020 at 9:48 pm

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Wait wait wait

$4M for a playground?!
$500k for a concessions stand?

Ugh, where is the anti Costco fiscal conservative spending crowd on this one?!

$4M?! Is this how taxpayers get gouged now, under the guise of inclusivity.

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