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Cheasty Mountain Bike/Pedestrian Trail Pilot Project
Project Information

 

Location: Cheasty Greenspace


Project Status

December 2014
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Community Outreach Meeting at the Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club. You can view the meeting notes below along with past PAT meeting notes. The next PAT meeting will be held January 29, 2015 at the Rainier Community Center from 6:00 9:00 p.m.

This is a first time, pilot mountain bike project for Seattle Parks.

Members of the Cheasty PAT are:
Connie Bown
Weston Brinkley
Melanie Coerver
Kathy Columbo
David Couture
Edward Ewing
Darrell Howe
Curtis LaPierre
Tom Linde
Dan Moore
Phillip Thompson
Sarah Welch

Seattle Parks and Recreation hosted public walking tours of the area in September 2014. The first public meeting for this pilot project was held Tuesday, March 25. Attendees provided feedback to Parks staff and had questions answered. See below.


LOCATION
Cheasty Greenspace
BUDGET
The project will be completed through volunteer efforts with some assistance of Seattle Parks staff.

Project Description

The pilot project will be implemented by volunteers with some assistance of Seattle Parks staff.

The project will provide a soft surface mountain bike and pedestrian trail at Cheasty.

The goal is to provide a mountain bike and walking experience for users of all ages and abilities to complement the existing natural area.



Community Participation

Community Outreach Meeting 12/3/14

PAT Meeting #3  11/20/14

PAT Meeting #2  10/23/14

PAT Meeting #1  10/2/14

Project Advisory Team (PAT) application closed 8/29/14

Public Meeting 3/25/14


Park Board Meetings About Bicycle Use


Meeting 1/9/14

Meeting 11/14/13

Meeting 10/10/13


Important Links


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Updated December 17, 2014

Events

Cheasty PAT Meeting #4
Thursday, January 29, 2015
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Rainier Community Center
4600 38th Ave S, 98118

Rescheduled from December 11 to allow for detailed environmental evaluation of schematic design

For More Information

Doug Critchfield
Natural Resources Manager
206-684-4108
doug.critchfield@seattle.gov

Documents

Fact Sheet/FAQ
» Fact Sheet/FAQ
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» April 2, 2014 Urban Forestry Commission Letter to Mayor Murray You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» August 14, 2014 Letter from Christopher Williams to Councilmember Clark You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Map of Cheasty Greenspace Slope You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Map of Management Zones & Forest Value You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Parks & Recreation Superintendent Christopher Williams Speaking Points You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Inventory You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» PAT Responses to Design Principles and Next Steps You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» ESA Adolfson Draft Consultant Contract You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Preliminary GeoTech Report Cheasty You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» HWA Draft Scope of Work You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Trail Design Process Diagram You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Cheasty Proposed Trail Layout You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» 2013 Wildlife Survey You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» "I Support Cheasty Trail" Petition You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

» Public Outreach Plan You will need adobe acrobat reader to view this document.

 

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