Fairmount Playground Play Area Renovation

Updated: July 16, 2021

Summer 2021

Demolition of the play area will take place during the week of July 19. Installation of the new play equipment will start in August. This webpage will be updated when the start date is confirmed. The play area will be closed until construction is complete in September.


Fairmount Playground, 5400 Fauntleroy Way SW, 98136


Seattle Park District provides $400,000 for planning, design and construction.


Planning: Winter - Spring 2019
Design: Spring - Fall 2019
Construction: Summer 2021
Completion: Late Summer 2021

Project Description

This project will replace the play equipment in the south play area, installed in 1996, and improve accessibility in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The play area will be closed during construction.

Community Participation

Public Meeting 5/30/2019