Third and Park Playground opening, merry-go-round

City staff try the merry-go-round at the opening of Third and Park Playground on Friday.

ELKHART — A new “pocket park” opened Friday in one of Elkhart’s south side neighborhoods.

The small park, at the intersection of South Third Street and Park Avenue, has a playground with swing sets, a merry-go-round, slides and a cave climber.

Dwight Fish on slide at Third and Park

Elkhart City Councilman Dwight Fish, D-4, inspect the slide at Third and Park Playground.

Third and Park playground

Third and Park Playground, opened Friday, includes slides, a cave climber, swings and a merry-go-round.

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