The current condition of the park: Swings are rusty, missing or broken; The wooden complex is covered in mold and lichen. Some of the wooden stairs are broken and missing. Along the playground there is a barrier that is stinking to the side and the nails are sticking up. Most of the children like to walk on the barrier as a form of a balancing beam and fall off due to the condition of the wood that needs to be replaced. The bouncy riders no longer bounce. The wood chips are missing and the playground is mostly dirt. The gate is missing to prevent small children from running on the street. There is extensive graffiti throughout the park. Other parks in the areas have there own organizations that are working on there own area. Unfortunately, Hiawatha park does not have a organization or any group to help the community.