New playground at Roanoke County elementary school opens

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ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) - The long wait for a new playground is over for students at Green Valley Elementary School in Roanoke County, as their new playground is now open.

This is a look at what students are now able to use for recess.

The school's principal says the kids absolutely love it.

Construction took place over the summer, and phase one was finished last year.