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Highland Park Playground Improvements
Project Information

 

Location: 1100 SW Cloverdale, 98106


Project Status

Winter 2015/16
Additional funding has been awarded to this improvements project. The "Improve Access to Highland Park" project was awarded $112,596 by the Neighborhood Park and Street Fund. And $450,000 is added for replacement of the play area. This work will be incorporated with the other project work and constructed in 2016.

The scope of this work for the project is to relocate and replace the existing ballfield to allow t-ball, coach pitch ball and U-9 and under soccer, as well as provide access and safe bleachers for all. The ball field relocation project will install ADA access to the ball field by providing hard paving around the new backstop, into the dug-outs and to the field, as required by ADA. Relocating the field will provide enough room on the south side of the field for an ADA path to the east side of the park and for an extension of the Cloverdale walk.


LOCATION
1100 SW Cloverdale, 98106
BUDGET

The Opportunity Fund allocates $374,000 for the planning, design and construction of this project.
$112,596 from Neighborhood Park and Street Fund and $450,000 added for play area replacement.

SCHEDULE
Planning: September 2014 – February 2015
Design: March 2015 – September 2015
Construction: October 2015 – June 2016
Completion: June 2016

Project Description

This project was selected for the second 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.

Improve access into the park and play equipment that adds to the diversity of play experiences in the neighborhood. Attention to pedestrian flow will tie its new pieces together into a cohesive whole, create a better connection to the neighborhood, make the park more usable and safe for everyone.


Community Participation

Public Meeting #1  10/29/2014

Public Meeting #2  1/13/2015

Public Meeting #3  3/3/2015



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Updated December 8, 2015

Events

Currently no project related public meetings or events are scheduled.

For More Information

Kelly Goold, Project Manager
800 Maynard Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134
206-684-0586
kelly.goold@seattle.gov

Design Development Plan
Design Development Plan
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