Event on July 24
KINGSTON, NY – Mayor Steven T. Noble is pleased to announce a ribbon cutting event on Saturday,
July 24 at 9:30am for the brand new playground equipment at Rickel Knox
The event will
include refreshments and music, and is open to the public. The playground is
being rededicated with a new mural by Jalani Lion.
“It’s been 20 years
since the Rickel Knox Memorial Playground was initially built, and we are so
pleased to make updates to this special community space,” said Mayor Noble.
“The new playground equipment and beautiful mural will honor the memory of
Rickel, and provide a safe place for children in this community to play.”
“The Parks and
Recreation Department is honored to re-open the Rickel Knox Memorial
Playground. We hope families will take some time to visit this wonderful
community park,” said Lynsey Timbrouck, Director of Parks and Recreation.
Rickel Knox Memorial
Playground is located at 22 Gill Street in Kingston. All are welcome.