October 22, 2021

Great day for families: City opens playgrounds

June 17, 2020

City playgrounds are open today after a vote by the Cortland Common Council at its meeting Tuesday. “I know that the community, especially children and families, are anxious to get out on those playground surfaces,” […]

Playgrounds about more than just play

September 21, 2019

About 20 pre-kindergarten kids ran around the playground at Homer Elementary School, climbing ladders and pushing each other on swings. Playgrounds and play time are essential for childhood development and even for adults, say teachers […]

First full summer for new city playgrounds

April 30, 2019

Following a rat problem at Dexter Park in Cortland last year, the playground has since reopened with new mulch. “It opened last Friday afternoon, April 19,” John McNerney, director of the Cortland Youth Bureau, said […]