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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. This project is limited to the west side improvements, there will be no work on the east side.

Project Status

Fall 2015
Seattle Parks and Recreation awarded the construction contract to A1 Landscaping and Construction Inc. Construction began in August.

Early work in September unexpectedly revolves around identification and location of previously unknown utilities on the site.

Project Manager, Jay Rood will be attending the Fremont Neighborhood Council on October 26, 2015 to update the community on the progress of the project.

Harrison Design completed design documents in the spring.

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

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

Public Meeting #2   7/16/2014

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Updated September 15, 2015


Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
Monday October 26, 2015
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Doric Temple #92
619 N 36th St
Seattle, 98103

Project Manager, Jay Rood from Seattle Parks and Recreation, will update the community on the progress of the project.

For More Information

Jay Rood
800 Maynard Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134

Meeting 2

Meeting 1

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