Volunteers from Phoenix and Tucson headed to Udall Park Wednesday morning and built the park in less than 6-hours. "It's awesome to know that the community is rallying to get this up and going - it's really well needed," says mother of three, Stephanie Balasz.
It’s finally here!!! Build day for a new playground for Udall Park! @kgun9 began this story with a mother just wanting a better place for her kids to play. Then kids designing their dream playground and now BUILD DAY!! pic.twitter.com/hxpUNEfgpx
Parks and Rec department received a grant from KaBOOM! in March but it was the email from Balasz that began the journey. "It started from saying I feel like something is wrong here - this playground can be better and then boom here it is."