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Cayton Corner Park
(Formerly 19th and Madison)
Project Information

 

Location: 1831 E Madison St


Project Status

February 2014
The Friends of 19th and Madison Park received Neighborhood Matching Funds (NMF) to hire J.A. Brennan and Carolyn Law to complete a schematic design and a preliminary cost estimate. This work is complete and the design report attached. The Friends of Cayton Corner Park have submitted an application for Neighborhood Matching Funds for $25,000 to continue design work. Awards will be announced in late November.

This site was acquired with the condition that the maintenance of any development be performed by community members. SeattleWorks will work with Parks and the community to do this. Tomilyn Rupert represents SeattleWorks ("Do Something"), the organization that will be organizing monthly maintenance work parties for this site. The Friends of 19th and Madison conducted a neighborhood survey and received 171 responses. Check out their website below to find out when the steering committees are held; please feel free to join in!

This Parks and Green Spaces Opportunity Fund acquisition is complete. Parks staff completed the acquisition of the 4,500 square foot, triangular-shaped lot on April 29, 2011. A consortium of neighborhood organizations will work with Seattle Parks on planning, design and construction of the new park.


LOCATION
1831 E Madison St
BUDGET
$15,300 Small and Simple Neighborhood Matching Fund
SCHEDULE
Planning: 2012
Design: 2013 - 2014
Construction: To be determined (TBD)
Completion: (TBD)

Project Description

The intent of this Opportunity Fund project was to acquire a open space for the neighborhood. The future goal is to create a beautiful, tranquil green oasis in an urban setting, to include a sensory garden for people with disabilities and a community gathering space on what is currently a vacant lot.

This project was selected for the first round of Parks and Green Spaces Levy Opportunity Funding. The application receivedYou will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document. in this community-initiated process is a preliminary concept and the final design may be constrained by the project budget. All projects will go through Park’s public involvement procedure which includes public meetings and community input. They will also go through an internal Parks process to ensure the most effective implementation.


Community Participation

Public Meeting #1  3/5/2013

Public Meeting #2  3/27/2013



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Updated February 26, 2014

Events

Currently no events are scheduled.

For More Information

Pamela Kliment
800 Maynard Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134
206-684-7556
pamela.kliment@seattle.gov

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2013 Night Out Photos
2013 Night Out Photos
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