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City Hosts Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for Pueblo Viejo Park Playground, Canopy

The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department is celebrating the completion of a new playground at Pueblo Viejo Park with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The project development was managed by the Capital Improvement Department. 

The event will be held at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Pueblo Viejo Park received an upgraded state-of-the-art playground and metal canopy. The park improvements include a solar panel lighting system for the playground canopy, a new reinforced concrete sidewalk entryway, engineered wood fibers and a new rock wall around the playground. 

Construction of the playground comes from a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) provided by the Community and Human Development Department. The total cost of the project is approximately $535,600. 

Pueblo Viejo Park is a linear park in the Mission Valley that connects the community, neighbors and families.