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More Fun For Kids At Gotte Park

City Buys New Playground Equipment

The Kimball City Council approved new playground equipment for Gotte Park at its monthly meeting on Oct. 17.

The representative from Cummingham Recreation presented a proposal to update the Gotte Park playground equipment.

The company offered a matching funds grant as an incentive to purchase prior to Oct. 27.

The cost of the basic structure with the grant included is $40,000, but the city will pay an additional $73,000, which will consist of installation, sensory chair, a rocket ship, and other special items.

The playground is ADA-compliant and a ramp increases accessibility. One area is safe...