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The swings outside now-closed Lincoln School in Spring Valley will have a new life at the Gillan’s Green River Oaks Resort in Amboy, as two members of the family-owned campground worked this week to remove playground equipment, the NewsTribune of LaSalle, Ill, reported.

“We’re still working on the sale of the building,” Spring Valley Elementary superintendent Jim Hermes said of the Lincoln School real estate.

He added that the liability of having playground equipment on the property isn’t something the school or potential property buyers wanted to have.

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