The Jacobson Park playground, built in the early 1990s, is set to be replaced by the city. Parents hope the replacement won't be a type that is so risk-averse it's boring.
The Jacobson Park playground, built in the early 1990s, is set to be replaced by the city. Parents hope the replacement won't be a type that is so risk-averse it's boring. Herald-Leader
The Jacobson Park playground, built in the early 1990s, is set to be replaced by the city. Parents hope the replacement won't be a type that is so risk-averse it's boring. Herald-Leader

Parents rally to defense of 'creative' playgrounds in Jacobson, Shillito parks

July 01, 2014 05:05 PM

UPDATED October 06, 2014 10:21 PM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.