Anna Gimmestad Park Playground Refresh

The playground at Anna Gimmestad Park is being upgraded to better serve the needs of the surrounding neighborhood. The primary goal of this project is to build a new playground that fosters experience, growth, fun, and engagement for visitors.


You Dream It - We Build It

We want to hear your thoughts on new playground equipment at Anna Gimmestad Memorial Park. Take this short survey... and be sure to have your kids help with the answers.

Take the Anna Gimmestad Survey

 

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What Work is Being Done and Where?

  • The existing playground equipment will be removed and replaced with newer, innovative, and more accessible play features;
  • More playground amenities will be added to fully utilize the existing playground footprint;
  • The playground safety surfacing will be replaced.

FAQ

Q: What is being done? Why?

A: The existing playground equipment and safety surfacing will be removed. New playground equipment will be installed in the existing footprint. The City of Greeley budgets for regular upgrades to aging amenities in our neighborhood parks. The upgrades planned for the playground at Anna Gimmestad Park will provide users with a more enjoyable park experience.

Q: Is the playground size shrinking or getting larger?

A: The new playground will be in the same location as the existing one and will have the same overall size. However, the playground will likely feel larger since more features will be added to fully utilized the existing footprint.

Q: Will the rest of the park stay open during construction?

A: Yes. Construction will be limited to the playground area. Other sidewalks and open space in the park will not be affected.

Q: How long is construction going to last?

A: Construction is planned to begin in late Fall of 2022.  Construction is expected to take 2-3 weeks, depending on the weather.

Q: Will there be any street closures?

A: No, closing nearby streets is not necessary for this project.

Project Timeline

  • Spring 2022 - Community survey and outreach
  • Summer/Fall 2022 - Request for Proposal and Contracting with Project Designer
  • Late Fall 2022 - Construction

Contact Us

Parks
Parks Office: 970-336-4180
parks@greeleygov.com