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9th Avenue NW - 7th Elect Site Acquisition
Pro Parks Project Information

 
7028 9th Avenue NW

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PROJECT STATUS

EVENTS:

There are no events scheduled at this time.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Donald Harris
800 Maynard Ave S, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134-1336
206-684-8018
donald.harris@seattle.gov

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Thank you Seattle for making this acquisition possible.

Parks acquired the 39,000 square foot property at 7028 – 9th Ave NW for a new neighborhood park. This space is open to interim passive use prior to the planning and development process for the new park. Goundswell Northwest and Whittier Community Council sponsored a celebration at the site on Sunday, May 4, 2008.

This park has received development funding from the Parks and Green Spaces Levy. http://www.seattle.gov/parks/projects/9_avenue/


LOCATION
7028 9th Avenue NW
BUDGET

Pro Parks Levy funds will be used for this acquisition. The City will be
submitting applications for grants from King County Conservation Futures Tax and the Washington State Recreation Conservation Office

SCHEDULE
Planning: Legislation is in process for City Council authority to complete the acquisition of this property.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

On July 29, 2002 Seattle City Council unanimously approved Pro Parks Levy Opportunity Fund funding to acquire sites for new neighborhood parks in underserved areas of Ballard.


COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION

A community meeting was held on March 27, 2008 at the Ballard Boys and Girls Club to announce the possible acquisition of this site and receive community feedback.

For more information about planning for the park, please e-mail 9thavenwpark@gmail.com.


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