Old "wooden bridge" play equipment removed from Sweet Memorial Park in Chinook
August 29, 2018
Last week Joe Kennedy volunteered to tear down the old "wooden bridge" playground equipment at Sweet Park. Kennedy said, "The Park Board wanted it removed and I volunteered to take it down." Joe added, "I started about 2pm taking it apart and hope to be done by dark." Kennedy was not sure when the equipment was installed at the park.
Long time Lions Club member Jack Mattingly said he recalled that the wooden bridge play set and the taller, 'curly' slide beside the bridge were both installed by the Chinook Lions Club in the early 1970's. Mattingly added the swings and metal rings were there...