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Houghton Park Playground Project

Houghton Park Playground Photo

Additional project updates and information will be published on an on-going basis.

Latest Updates - June 2024

Thank you for joining us at the Houghton Park Playground Project Update at the Houghton Park Neighborhood Association meeting on June 6th! The project team presented updated designs based on feedback we received at the previous community meeting. If you missed the meeting, you can view and download the presentation here. Stay tuned for future updates! 

  • October 2023 Update

    Thank you for joining us at the Houghton Park Playground Project Community Meeting. Your feedback on the design and future of the Houghton Park Playground Project is being reviewed by the project team. Please stay tuned.

  • September 2023 Update

    There will be a community meeting on Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 6:30 P.M. at the Doris Topsy-Elvord Community Center located at 6301 Myrtle Ave. Join us to learn about project updates and next steps for the upcoming improvements. Interpretation services are available if requested by October 2, 2023 via e-mail contactlbpw@longbeach.gov.

Estimated Project Timeline

Finalize Concept Design Summer 2024
Engineering Plans Fall 2024
Permitting and Bid & Award Winter 2025
Construction Summer 2025

Project Information

The Houghton Park Playground project will improve and replace aging playground equipment, improve accessibility, and offer additional recreational amenities.

This project aims to:

  • Improve ADA access
  • Enhance outdoor recreational opportunities
  • Improve visitor experience

Project Contact

Amelia Bodek, Capital Projects Coordinator, 562-570-5696 ParksCIP@longbeach.gov

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