DENVER – Visitors to Sloan Lake Park may have noticed that two large sections on the south side of the park are fenced.
The fence, which was erected late this week, surrounds the southern tennis courts and the playground.
This is all part of a project that has been under construction since 2019.
Denver Parks & Recreation said the tennis courts near the intersection of W. 17th Avenue and Raleigh Street will be removed and replaced with a post-tensioned slab consisting of three tennis courts and four tennis courts. pickleball.
The playground and picnic facilities near the intersection of 17th Avenue W. and Utica Street have been redesigned and will be replaced. In addition, the project includes improvements to parking, landscaping and accessibility. The community offered its contribution on this project at several events and meetings in 2020.
The play area will have a spatial theme, according to a concept favored on the city’s website. Click here for more detailed information on what will be included at the playground, which includes a playground, swings, turf berm and picnic shelter.
This project is funded by the Capital Improvement Program. The estimated completion date for the project is fall 2022.