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Explore Playground 5-1-19 (1)

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The 15,000-square-foot playground includes features to accommodate a variety of disabilities. A 7,000-square-foot splash pad is set to open May 15. Read more

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Explore groundbreaking 1

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The 15,000-square-foot playground and 7,000-square-foot splash pad will have a universal design, meaning they will be designed to meet the needs of all people, including those with disabilities and mobility issues. Read more

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  • Explore Playground 5-1-19 (32)

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    Explore Playground 5-1-19 (32)

    The splash pad at the Explore Playground and Splash Pad at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex in Hoover, Alabama, is scheduled to open on May 15, 2019.

  • Explore Playground 5-1-19 (30)

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    Explore Playground 5-1-19 (30)

    Young children make their way around the splash pad during the grand opening for the Explore Playground and Splash Pad at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex in Hoover, Alabama, on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. The splash pad is scheduled to open on May 15, 2019.

  • Explore groundbreaking 12

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    Explore groundbreaking 12

    Mary Allison Cook, communications coordinator for the Lakeshore Foundation, speaks to the crowd at the groundbreaking for the Explore playground and splash pad at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex in Hoover, Alabama, on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.

  • Explore groundbreaking 14

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    Explore groundbreaking 14

    Jefferson County Commission President Jimmie Stephens to the crowd at the groundbreaking for the Explore playground and splash pad at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex in Hoover, Alabama, on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.

  • Explore groundbreaking 16

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    Explore groundbreaking 16

    Jefferson County Commission President Jimmie Stephens speaks to the crowd at the groundbreaking for the Explore playground and splash pad at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex in Hoover, Alabama, on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. He is joined by Jefferson County Commissioner-Elect Steve Ammons, at left, and Jefferson County Commissioner David Carrington.

  • Explore groundbreaking 13

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    Explore groundbreaking 13

    Jeannie Colquett, executive director for The Bell Center, speaks to the crowd at the groundbreaking for the Explore playground and splash pad at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex in Hoover, Alabama, on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.

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