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Woodland Park Playground
Parks and Green Spaces Levy
Project Information


Location: Phinney Ave N & N 59th Street

Project Status

Thank you Seattle.
This project is complete. Work was completed ahead of schedule and on budget. The community consensus was to not hold an opening celebration.

Based on the input from public meetings and available budget, this project replaced outdated play equipment with climbing dome structure and tree house themed play equipment. The existing swing set was also replaced with one of comparable height. A loop trail circulates around the play equipment with benches and picnic tables.

Thank you to all who attended the planning meetings for the playground renovation!

Phinney Ave N & N 59th Street
The Parks and Green Spaces Levy allocates $350,000 for planning, design and construction.
Planning: February - July 2012
Design: July 2012 - October 2013
Construction: January - April 2014
Completion: Spring 2014

Project Description

This project will provide for replacement of play equipment, access improvements and other work as necessary 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 07/18/12

Public Meeting 10/3/12

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Updated May 27, 2014


Currently no events are scheduled.

For More Information

Patrick Donohue
800 Maynard Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98134

New Playground

New Playground

New Playground New Playground Photos

Final Perspective View
Final Perspective View

Second Meeting Site Plan
Second Meeting Site Plan


General view

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