Blekko: a new search engine with a new approach
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#1 Nov 9, 2010
Canada's PlayGrounds where 1 Community Needs 1 While another Needs 1 Replaced
Princess Elizabeth Public School : the school board had made some changes to the safety standards for school yard playground equipment (probably with good reason).
As such, the existing playground had to be removed.
Unfortunately there is no money available from the school board to fund playground equipment although it is acknowledged that such structures provide tremendous physical and social benefits.
Many other schools have been able to fundraise the money to replace their playground structures.
At Princess Elizabeth the staff and a very dedicated parent have been working to raise money to replace their playground with limited success.
After 3 years of fundraising they have only been able to come up with about $5,000.
A modest playground structure will cost $30 000 including installation.
The unfortunate reality is that the families in that & many school communites across North America simply don't have the resources to support a significant fundraising campaign.
Ontario Inside Halton Region Article : a GTA City where homes are Being Sold for a Million Dollars & Development Charges Collected & Taxes for Those Homes to Offset some Growth but Not All like Hospitals or replacement of Existing Kids Park Equipment that has Been ruled to possibly meet CSA Canadian new Standards & No Friday Fundraising Pizza Days next Fall to bill driver $10K for destroyed playground ...
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