Welles Park Nature Play Space Now Open

Story and Photos by Peter von Buol The Welles Park Nature Play Space, located within the popular North Side park at 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave., was officially opened to the public after a June 16 ribbon-cutting ceremony. The 1.23-acre natural play space is one ofRead more

Welles Pk. ‘Nature Area’ to be ‘People’s Project

By Patrick Butler The dream of a “nature play area” in Welles Park moved a step further the same day No. 11 bus service resumed as landscape architects Bradley McCauley and Hana Ishikawa of the Site Design Group unveiled two possible design versions. Both includedRead more

Neighbors to decide on the best “nature play space” for Welles Park

By Patrick Butler The first of a series of two – possibly three – community meetings on a new “nature-based” play area at Welles Park, 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave., began with an April 30 brainstorming session. Some 30 parents and their kids told Wells ParkRead more