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Timrod Park in Florence may get inclusive playground

March 30, 2019

FLORENCE, S.C. – Another inclusive playground could soon be on its way to Florence.

I Play Florence and the city of Florence are partnering with Shane’s Inspiration to build an inclusive destination playground at Timrod Park.

Shane’s Inspiration is an international organization that creates inclusive playgrounds and programs to unite children of all abilities. To date, Shane’s Inspiration has built 68 playgrounds around the world.

A community meeting with representatives from Shane’s Inspiration is planned for 5 p.m. Friday at the Drs. Bruce & Lee Foundation Library to hear the vision for the new playground and receive feedback from the community.

The city of Florence and I Play Florence recently celebrated the opening of B.K.’s Playground at the Barnes Street Recreation Complex.