Photo Credit: RRM Design Group

Mia’s Dream Come True Playground

Project overview

Vanir provided construction management services for Mia’s Dream Come True Playground (Mia’s Dream) located in Tennyson Park. The Park is a tribute to Mia, a child born with a rare form of cerebral palsy, for a fully accessible playground in her neighborhood.

The playground provides a variety of play features and experiences for children of all abilities. The design consists of elements of inclusion play including cognitive, physical, social, sensory and communication.

Play features include:

  • Music therapy zone
  • Kindness arches
  • Water tower look-out, sensory wall
  • Swings and spinners
  • Slides and rollers
  • Animal and nature exhibit

The project also included accessible pathways, picnic areas, seating, shade structures and a new restroom building.

Hayward, California
Hayward Area Recreation and Park District

RRM Design Group


Suarez & Munoz Construction, Inc.

Square Footage
1 Acre
Construction Cost
$4.45 Million
Start Date
Completion Date