Unity Park

Owner: City of Elgin
Completion: 2010
Construction Cost: $375,000

Project Description:
This OSLAD Grant project renovated six vacant lots into a wonderful neighborhood park. The park features an unusual themed playground highlighting native and natural elements to northern Illinois. The pavement at the picnic shelter has numerous engraved paver stones displaying native animal and vegetation species to the area. There is also the circular (3) half court basketball courts, interpretive kiosk signage, (2) Baggo game areas, a young kids practice soccer goal, outdoor seating amongst naturalistic landscape plantings.