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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

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Van Alst Playground

Friday, July 18, 2014

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Monday, February 10, 2014

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Safety Surface

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, February 25, 2013

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Glass
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, April 2, 2012

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Friday, November 19, 2010

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, May 24, 2010

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Safety Surface

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, May 8, 2008

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, December 13, 2007

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Safety Surface

Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Litter
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, September 21, 2006

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, May 1, 2006

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, January 11, 2006

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, August 22, 2005

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, May 16, 2005

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, December 13, 2004

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, June 1, 2004

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, March 1, 2004

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, September 2, 2003

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, March 25, 2003

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, October 29, 2002

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, June 4, 2002

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, November 19, 2001

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, May 15, 2000

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, November 3, 1999

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Park Information

Directions to Van Alst Playground

  • Van Alst Playground

Van Alst Playground Weather

  • Mon
    Snow
    26°F
  • Tue
    Heavy Snow
    26°F
  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    28°F
  • Thu
    Chance Light Snow
    29°F

7-day forecast

Facilities

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Van Alst Playground

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