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Warren G. Magnuson

WARREN G. MAGNUSON PARK
History - Conceptual Planning, Design, Construction

Warren G. Magnuson Park Information: (206)684-4946
Park Address: 7400 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115 > directions
Administrative office visiting address: 6310 NE 74th St, bldg 30 southeast offices
Administrative office mail: 6310 NE 74th St., Suite 109E, Seattle, WA 98115

  • September 20, 1992, Pearl Jam Concert, estimated attendance: 29,000 (free tickets distributed). Held on Sand Point Fields, off-site parking at University of Washington.
  • 1992 - "Recommended Reuse Alternatives for the Naval Station Puget Sound, Sand Point" by Seattle Planning Department, included six conceptual alternatives for the 151-acre Sand Point campus.
  • 1993 - Res. 28832, adopted Community Preferred Reuse Plan for Sand Point.
  • September 1995, Naval Station Puget Sound officially closed including transfer of 90 acres to City of Seattle and University of Washington
  • 1996 - Sand Point Reuse Project FEIS, included amendments to Seattle Comprehensive Plan, creation of Sand Point Overlay (Zoning) District.
  • 1997 - Res. 29429, approved Sand Point Physical Development Management Plan, Res. 29624, adopted "Design Guidelines Manual for Sand Point / Magnuson Park.
  • 1999 - Publication of "Report to the Mayor and Seattle City Council: Sand Point Blue Ribbon Committee".
  • 1999 - Res. 30063, additional guidance on design for Magnuson Park; and superseding Res. 29429 adopting "The Physical Development Management Plan for Sand Point".
  • 2001 - Res. 30293, additional guidance on design for Magnuson Park, and amending the Magnuson Park Conceptual Design as approved in Resolution 30063.
  • 2004 - Full City Council approval of the wetland and sports fields master plan.
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