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Othello Park Improvements
Project Information


Location: 4351 S Othello St, 98118

Project Status

Summer 2015
Seattle Parks and Recreation invites you and your family to join us at the Othello Park Music and Arts Festival on August 16! See you there between 1 - 3 p.m. Come learn about the project and provide your input on play equipment.

Parks encourages you to come and provide input on which play equipment and design features work best for your neighborhood.

Thank you to all who attended the first meeting on July 29.

4351 S Othello St, 98118
The Opportunity Fund allocates $547,000 for the planning, design and construction of this project.
Planning:  Complete
Design:  Summer - Winter 2015
Construction:  Winter 2015 - Early Summer 2016
Completion:  Summer 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.

Improvements to basketball courts, installation of benches and game tables, prep for P-Patches, rain gardens and bio-swales to address drainage, way-finding markers embedded in walking paths, and expansion of the playground.

Community Participation

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Updated August 11, 2015


Public Meeting #2 (At Othello Music and Arts Festival)
Sunday, August 16, 2015
1 - 3 p.m.

All meetings will take place at Othello Park.

Meetings Poster

For More Information

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

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