Park Stewardship: Focus on Playgrounds

Category: Park Maintenance

Date: Wednesday, May 3

Molly Deter, Buell Recreation
Scott Liebelt, Burke

Session Description:

Playgrounds are more important than ever to families and a key attraction within our parks.  Learn what makes them important, what is required to ensure they are safe, fun and user friendly.  This educational session will address everything from nuts & bolts, maintenance, surfacing, installation, accessibility, injuries and liabilities. Scott Liebelt, President of International Playground Equipment Manufacturers Association andEngineering & Product Development Manager at BCI Burke, will share his 15 years of industry experience that will empower you towards becoming a responsible steward of your community playgrounds.