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Lieutenant John H. Martinson Playground


NameLocationAccessibleLevelAdaptive Swing
Double Nickel Playground/ps 55Preston Ave, Koch Blvd, Arden Rd & Osborne StAccessible2N

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Accessibililty Level Definitions
Level 1: Playgrounds for All Children
Level 2: Accessible Playgrounds with Ramped Play Equipment and Universally Accessible Swings
Level 3: Accessible Playgrounds with Universally Accessible Swings
Level 4: Accessible Playgrounds with Transfer Platforms and Ground Level Play Features

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Directions to Lieutenant John H. Martinson Playground

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

ParkLieutenant John H. Martinson Playground

The park is currently closed for construction.

PlaygroundsDouble Nickel Playground/ps 55

Double Nickel Playground will be closed to provide a diverse array of active play spaces for children of all ages. New features include innovative play equipment, a decorative spray shower and an amphitheater that can be used as an outdoor classroom. The project will also connect the steep segmented playground with ADA accessible routes and open vistas as well as resurface the existing basketball and handball courts.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2014

Lieutenant John H. Martinson Playground Weather

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