2011-08-12 / Government / Neighborhood
Melrose Park needs shade to cool playground equipment
While the temperature may be 100 degrees, the temperature on a piece of playground equipment can be several degrees warmer, making it virtually untouchable let alone playable. This has been the case at Melrose Park. Patrick Connelly, the director of Parks and Recreation discussed a solution at the Melrose Heights Neighborhood meeting on Monday, August 8.