Berkner Park in Richardson received upgraded amenities, including new playground equipment.

Voters approved the renovations as part of the 2021 bond program, and Berkner Park is the fourth park in Richardson to receive upgrades.

Aside from the new playground equipment, the park received additional benches, shade structures and sidewalk approaches costing $292,496.

“We inspect our playgrounds frequently to ensure they are complaint with National Playground Safety Standards,” Parks and Recreation Director Yvonne Falgout said via email. “The 2021 Bond Program playground replacement is allowing us to upgrade older playgrounds while improving parks.”