Lima, Ohio: Safety City: Mini Kewpee Burger

Pint-sized versions of landmark Lima buildings, including its Kewpee Burger, built to teach children pedestrian and bicycle safety. Usually fenced and locked, the buildings are still visible.

Address:
700 S. Collett St., Lima, OH
Directions:
Parking lot entrance is on the west side of S. Collett St., just south of the Ottawa River, at the intersection of W. Kibby St.
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Safety City mini-Hospital and McD's.

Safety City: Mini Kewpee Burger

It's the "Optimist Club" Safety City -- which I guess is a good name for it!

[Stephen Francia, 09/04/2021]

Kewpee.

Mini Kewpee Burgers, Other Lima Landmarks

"Safety City" has an adorable miniature Kewpee Burgers, a tiny McDonalds and DQ, a hospital that stands maybe 10 feet high, and even an itty-bitty refinery. Most of the buildings face the large, accessible parking lot. A great photo-op for fans of the shrinking burger chain. There is also some vintage McDonaldland play equipment on the far end. Fenced-in with a locked gate when there are no events, but the buildings are still easily visible.

[Kitsa, 06/01/2021]

One of several scaled-down "Safety City"s around the U.S., built to teach children pedestrian and bicycle safety.


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