NIAGARA FALLS - A new playground in the LaSalle neighborhood will be assembled during a public program beginning at 9 a.m. today at the boat docks in Griffon Park, 9551 Buffalo Ave.
Community volunteers and members of several sponsoring organizations will build the playground with a $20,000 construction grant from the Dr Pepper Snapple Group and KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit agency trying to provide a place to play within walking distance of every child.