Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Bellevue Recognized as a 2015 Playful City USA Community

241 communities exhibiting Playability to be recognized as part of 2015 Playful City USA Program


The Village of Bellevue is being honored with a 2015 Playful City USA designation for the third time. In partnership with the Humana Foundation, KaBOOM! is honoring cities, towns and counties across the country for making their communities more playable.


“Playability is crucial to the success of our future communities, and we are proud of the work these cities and leaders are doing to provide a better quality of life for all residents, and especially families,” says KaBOOM! President, James Siegal. “Play provides a competitive advantage for cities looking to attract and retain residents. With these esteemed leaders, and our friends and partners across the country, we continue to prioritize play for all kids.”


To learn more about these cities, see the full list of the 241 communities named 2015 Playful City USA honorees, or to gather more information on the Playful City USA program, visit We also encourage you to take part in the conversation on #playability on Twitter and Facebook.