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John C. Little, Sr. Play Area
Parks and Green Spaces Levy
Project Information


Location: 6961 37th Ave S, Seattle WA 98118

Project Status

Thank you Seattle! The playground renovation is complete.

The new swing set and exercise stations were opened in early June 2010, just in time for summer.

Renovations made by this project include the installation of new climbing equipment and musical toys, renovation of the tire swing, installation of a new swingset integrated with the existing waterplay area, and new pathways and adult exercise stations.

6961 37th Ave S, Seattle WA 98118
$300,000 from Parks and Green Spaces Levy
Planning:Feb - March 2009
Design:March - July 2009
Construction:Autumn 2009
Completion:Autumn 2009

Project Description

This project will provide for replacement of play equipment, access improvements and other work at this existing play area. The scope of this project brings the play area into compliance with current play area safety standards and guideline efforts of the American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM) and the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) as well as meets the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Community Participation

Public Meeting #1 05/02/09

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Updated October 1, 2015


Currently no events are scheduled.

For More Information

Rick Nishi
800 Maynard Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134

Playground Overview
Playground Overview

Swing Area
Swing Area

Sky Runner
Sky Runner

Hand Stand on Rubber
Hand Stand on Rubber

Concept Plan
Concept Plan
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