Summer Play Streets is when a city street is closed to traffic, by a community group, so as to provide a space for school age children to participate in recreational activities in an area where adequate recreational space is not available to them. Summer Play Streets may take place up to six weeks for five days a week, Monday through Friday, between 8AM and 5PM. They are prohibited from taking place on weekends. Summer Play Streets run from July 1st through August 31st. If you are interested in hosting a Summer Play Street, please read below for more information or apply here.
When applying to host a summer play street, keep in mind the following: