On October 25, 2013 ground was broken on the Kenney Park renovation project. It includes repairs and renovations to the existing park with its current layout as well enhancements to activate the space. These include:
• Playground: poured-in-place rubber surfacing, updates to the existing play structure and enhancements that focus on children’s creativity as well as additional seating.
• Public plaza: a water feature with integrated lighting that doubles as an intimate art stage and small performance space.
• Permanent and movable café seating and enhanced lighting. Resurfacing and ADA improvements.
• Basketball court resurfacing and updates.
The Kenney Park renovation project is scheduled to be completed in Summer of 2014. Questions or comments? Please contact Luisa Oliveira at 617-625-6600 ext. 2529, or e-mail loliveirasomervillema [dot] gov with any questions or comments.