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Major Maintenance Project Information
Play Area Safety Program


Address: Various (See links at right)

Current Status

June 2013

Current Projects:

  • Salmon Bay Park Play Area
  • Mount Baker Park Play Area

2014 Anticipated Projects:

  • Lincoln Park Play Area
  • Cowen Park Play Area

Project Description

Budget: $100,000
Construction begins: On-going
Project complete:

Four play areas have been selected for safety upgrades for 2013 and 2014.
  • Salmon Bay Park Play Area: Replace zipline with new one with safety features.
  • Mount Baker Play Area: Replace sand surfacing with Engineered Wood Fiber safety surfacing.
  • Lincoln Play Area (2014): Remove outdated zipline and replace with new one with added safety features.
  • Cowen Park Play Area (2014): Remove old zipline and replace with updated one with added safety features.

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Updated June 12, 2013

More Information

Pamela Alspaugh
800 Maynard Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134


Currently no events are scheduled.


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