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One of the city’s most beloved playgrounds will be closing for a few days for maintenance. Brooklyn’s Playground at O.K. Ward Park will be closed Monday, July 18 through Thursday, July 21 while crews put a seal coat on the play area’s surface as well as make spot repairs. The work is being covered under warranty from Surface America, Inc. and will be at no cost to the City. The playground is scheduled to reopen to residents Friday, July 22. Due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances, the work schedule will may be changed. Officials thank the public for their understanding and apologize for an inconvenience the closure may cause.