STONECREST, GA – The City of Stonecrest will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of a new playground at Salem Park on Friday, Dec. 9, 11 a.m. Salem Park is located at 5290 Salem Road.
The ceremony will mark a new beginning for area residents since the former playground was removed in 2019. The improvements were funded by Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) funds at approximately $250,000.
The new playground includes features that encourage musical learning. In addition, the surface is comprised of poured-in-place rubber, which provides easier access to the playground for individuals with limited mobility and those who require wheelchair accessibility.
The event is open to the public.
WHO: Mayor and City Council
Benjamin Dillard, Director of Leisure Service
Dr. Damienne Denham Shabazz, Principal of Salem Middle School
WHAT: Stonecrest’s Salem Park Playground Ribbon Cutting
WHEN: Friday, December 9 at 11 a.m.
WHERE: Salem Park 5290 Salem Road Stonecrest, GA 30038