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BREC unveils new playground equipment at Baker park ribbon cutting

6 months 6 days 19 hours ago July 15, 2016 Jul 15, 2016 Friday, July 15 2016 July 15, 2016 8:37 AM in News
Source: WBRZ

BAKER - BREC officials are to hold a ribbon cutting on Friday morning to celebrate the completion of renovations and new amenities at T.D. Bickham, Jr. Park.

The park is located at 6850 Pettit Road with the ribbon cutting scheduled for 10 a.m.

Improvements at the BREC park include new playground equipment with a play area for young children and tot swings. Another new play area features six climbers, two slides and an arch swing. A new half basketball court was also added along with renovations to a picnic shelter. New connector walkways make recently added and old features alike more accessible to park visitors.

BREC says T.D. Bickham is just one of the parks receiving renovations in the immediate area. Scotlandville Park now has a new disc golf park where a grand opening will be held on Saturday, Aug. 6. Park officials will also hold a grand opening at Anna T. Jordan Community park after renovations are complete this fall. Work on a new visitors and event center at Laurens Henry Cohn, Sr. Memorial Plant Arboretum is scheduled to begin soon.

News 2 will be have details and images from the event so check back here for updates.

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