Playground Maintenance

We really believe that positive programming and well loved spaces crowd out negative use. However, our playgrounds serve thousands of students and families every week, and all that use is bound to lead to some wear and tear over time. We want to know when something goes wrong so we can help address it right away!

Playground Maintenance Basics

Tree Care Tips

Creating a Garden Plan or “Who has the key to the shed?!”

Winterizing your Playground

Basic Weeding Tips

Out of the Weeds: Custodial Training!

Working with Native Plants

Find more in our Full NYC Stewardship Manual