Two new playgrounds are coming to West Kelowna (file photo)

Two new playgrounds are coming to West Kelowna (file photo)

West Kelowna to install two new local playgrounds

The playgrounds are expected to cost around $165,000

It will soon be easier to find a playground in West Kelowna.

The city has announced its plans to begin installing two new playgrounds at local parks — one at Shannon Woods Park in the Shannon Lake neighborhood and another at McIver Park in the Glenrosa neighborhood.

READ MORE: West Kelowna schools get new playgrounds

The city has said in a statement that the playgrounds will be equipped with swings, slides, monkey bars and other amenities.

While the city expects the playgrounds to be fully installed by mid-November, they’ve said that portions of the parks could be closed temporarily while construction gets underway.

According to the city’s website, it’s estimated that the playgrounds will cost $165,000.


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