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Northacres Park Playground & Spraypark
Parks and Green Spaces Levy
Project Information


Location: 12718 1st Ave NE, Seattle WA 98125

Project Status

Thank you Seattle!
This project is complete.

The new playground is approximately double the size of the previous, and includes other site improvements such as improved entrance, pathways, and site-lines. The spraypark includes a re-circulating system, and spray features for multiple ages.

12718 1st Ave NE, Seattle WA 98125
The Parks and Green Spaces Levy
provides $550,000 for planning, design
and construction.
Design: Summer - Fall 2010
Construction: Completed
Completion: May 28, 2012

Project Description

This renovation provides for the improvement of the playground and the conversion of the existing wading pool into a spraypark.

The playground renovation will provide for new play equipment, site improvements to enhance use and safety and access improvements to facilitate use by all users.

The spraypark conversion project will have a number of spray features intended primarily for children. Key considerations in designing the project are safety, water/energy conservation and selection of spray features that the community finds engaging.

Community Participation

Please contact us with any comments, questions or concerns:

Public Meeting #1 2/4/2010

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Updated December 30, 2015


Opening Celebration!
Saturday, June 2, 2012
11 a.m. 1 p.m.
Northacres Park
12718 1st Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98125

For More Information

Kelly Goold
800 Maynard Ave S,
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134

Final Plan
Final Plan
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