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Troll's Knoll Park Development
Project Information

 

Location: The site is located in the right-of-way at the north end of the Aurora Avenue Bridge between 808 N 36th Street and 916 N 36th Street


Project Status

July 2014
Our first public meeting was held on June 11, 2014. Attendees took the opportunity to share ideas, give suggestions, and learn about the upcoming project.

The design team presented on site analysis, reviewed the Opportunity Fund plan and provided an concept alternative to the community at this meeting. A short survey was developed to gather additional feedback from community members. We look forward to your continued participation.

The park plans will include a P-Patch Community Garden, which will be administered by Department of Neighborhoods.


LOCATION
Between 808 N 36th Street and 916 N 36th Street at Aurora Ave N
BUDGET
The Opportunity Fund allocates $685,000 to this project.
SCHEDULE
Planning: Started in 2012
Design: Spring 2014 – Fall 2014
Construction: Winter 2015 – Spring 2015
Completion: Summer 2015

Project Description

The goal is to to utilize existing public land to create a new park in the heart of Fremont. The park would be a model design of a sustainable park space and provide critical pedestrian link to other areas of Fremont, particularly bus stops, the developing neighborhood business district in northern Fremont. Proposed sustainable design features include the use of recycled materials, native plants, minimal earth movement, tree retention, storm water management, solar panels and wind turbines.

This project was selected for the first 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.


Community Participation

Public Meeting #1   6/11/2014



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Updated July 17, 2014

Events

Public Meeting #2
Wednesday July 16, 2014
6:30 - 7:45 p.m.
Fremont Abbey Arts Center
4272 Fremont Ave N
Seattle, 98103
Review schematic design developed from community input

Thank you to all who attended the June 11 public meeting and provided input. And to everyone who answered the online survey questions. The survey is now closed.

For More Information

Jeron Gates
800 Maynard Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134
206-255-4051
jeron.gates@seattle.gov

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