Prank Proposes Vacant Site To Be The Ultimate Playground

Prank Proposes Vacant Site To Be The Ultimate Playground
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An urban prank suggests a deserted dairy site should be converted into a playground filled with rainbow plastic balls.

Yi Chen
  • 30 august 2011

This sign, spotted at the former Vitamilk Dairy in Seattle, USA, is a parody of the signs used by the Seattle Department of Planning and Development to propose or indicate when a vacant site  is under construction or redevelopment. The prankster has suggested that the three acres of deserted space to be converted into a ‘ground level ball pit pond containing 1,200,000 cu. ft. of rainbow plastic balls’ and ‘parking for 171 bicycles, 65 unicycles and 13 tricycles.’ The proposed playground would also have a trampoline area, giant slide and a rescue claw.

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