Tommy Loredo, 8, signs for his first library card with his mother, Rachel, and sister, Annaise, 2, at the Salida library on Thursday, March 3, 2016. Tommy was born with arthrogryposis, or contractures that limit his joint movement, and uses a wheelchair. Rachel Loredo is spearheading an effort to bring to Modesto what’s called an inclusive playground, on which disabled and non-disabled children can play side by side.
Tommy Loredo, 8, signs for his first library card with his mother, Rachel, and sister, Annaise, 2, at the Salida library on Thursday, March 3, 2016. Tommy was born with arthrogryposis, or contractures that limit his joint movement, and uses a wheelchair. Rachel Loredo is spearheading an effort to bring to Modesto what’s called an inclusive playground, on which disabled and non-disabled children can play side by side. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com
Tommy Loredo, 8, signs for his first library card with his mother, Rachel, and sister, Annaise, 2, at the Salida library on Thursday, March 3, 2016. Tommy was born with arthrogryposis, or contractures that limit his joint movement, and uses a wheelchair. Rachel Loredo is spearheading an effort to bring to Modesto what’s called an inclusive playground, on which disabled and non-disabled children can play side by side. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com

Mom leads effort to build ‘inclusive’ playground in Modesto

March 04, 2016 8:20 AM