New playground equipment coming downtown

Published 10:59 pm Friday, August 16, 2019

Suffolk Parks and Recreation announced on Thursday that new equipment at three playgrounds is coming to three different spots in downtown Suffolk.

These additions are coming to Tynes Street Playground at 151 Tynes St., Cypress Park at 2001 Arizona Ave. and Ida Easter Park at 724 Brooke Ave.

The playgrounds will be open to all ages and will include climbing ropes, swings, slides and “Spacenets” from playground equipment supplier KOMPAN, according to the press release.

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Construction is under way and is expected to be completed by the end of August. Visit and for more information.