WPB TO HOST CEREMONIAL RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY TO CELEBRATE DREHER PARK IMPROVEMENTS
The new playground features a rubber safety surface and a shade covering over the entire structure
WHO: Mayor Jeri Muoio, City of West Palm Beach
Dreher Park Neighborhood Association Members
Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee Members (PRAC)
South Olive Afterschool City Program Participants
WHAT: The City of West Palm Beach will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at Dreher Park to celebrate the new replacement playground on the south end of the park. The new playground features a rubber safety surface and a shade covering over the entire structure. It is now open to the public.
The replacement of the playground kicks off approximately $700,000 in capital improvements for Dreher Park. In the next eight months, improvements will be made to the restrooms and fitness equipment and will include the addition of Disc Golf. The improvements are funded by the City’s Public Works Bond Fund and General Fund.
Current park amenities include: picnic pavilions, restrooms, two playgrounds, dog park, walking/jogging trail (5K loop), outdoor fitness equipment, sand volleyball courts, and connection to the Palm Beach Zoo & Science Center
WHEN: Wednesday, October 17, 2018; 3:30-4:00
WHERE: Dreher Park; Dreher Trail South, Pavilion #3