Community-Built Playgrounds, Socialization on the Playground

May 2001

Child swinging on Monkey Bars

In This Issue...

By: Jeff Hunter
Back in 2001, KaBOOM! organized a community build for the students of Jonsson Community School in Dallas, Texas.
By: Curtis Stoddard
Planning Makes Perfect...From the Play and Playground Magazine Archives, May 2001, available exclusively at playgroundprofessionals.com. Park and School planners are adjusting to developing and designing play areas that follow guidelines and rules. Of course, when the Consumer Product Safety...
By: Monty Christiansen
From the Play and Playground Magazine Archives, May 2001, available exclusively at playgroundprofessionals.com. Making certain that a playground is safe is important. But it’s also everyone’s best interest if at least part of a playground with code violations can remain open.
By: Rolf Huber
From the archives of Play and Playground Magazine, May 2001, Available exclusively at Playground Professionals. Before the Triax2015, the original playground surfacing testing device, the Triax 2000, worked to help reduce playground injuries due to falls.