"The town will replace the popular DelCarte playground because of continuing problems with the equipment's structural integrity, officials announced this week.
Town Administrator Jeffrey Nutting raised the matter at Wednesday's Town Council meeting, saying a recent check of the playground equipment revealed new cracks. That discovery, he said, prompted the Recreation Department to call in the contractor that installed the equipment.
"We asked them to replace the entire playground with something more traditional - something we can use throughout the year," he said.
The contractor agreed to replace the playground and provide credit toward a future project, he said. Nutting said the contractor could not determine the problem - installations using the same material had worked well in other locations."
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