B. F. Day Playground Play Area Renovation

Updated: February 16, 2021

Early 2021

This project will soon be released for bidding. The design at the play area incorporates elements of 'Nature Play' as illustrated in the following graphic.

Artist graphic rendering of B.B.Day Play Area, incorporating elements of "nature play" theme
B.F. Day Playground Equipment

Thank you to everyone who provided input at the 2019 meetings and in the online survey for the B. F. Day Play Area Renovation project. Documents from the meetings are located below.

This play area project will replace the play equipment and improve the adjacent picnic area. This includes replacing the drinking fountain and accessibility improvements in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This renovation project is funded by the Seattle Park District.

This project is under review by the Department of Neighborhoods Landmarks Preservation Board.

Location

B. F. Day Playground, 4020 Fremont Ave N, 98103

Budget

Seattle Park District provides $580,000 for planning, design and construction.    

Schedule

Planning: Summer 2019 - Spring 2020
Design: Summer - Winter 2020
Construction: Summer 2021

Project Description

This play area project will replace the play equipment and provide seating. This includes replacing the drinking fountain and accessibility improvements in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Play area and nearby pathways will be closed during construction. Seattle Parks and Recreation will work with the contractor to minimize impact to the school and playfield.

Community Participation

Download the Meetings Poster

Public Meeting 10/10/2019

Public Meeting 12/05/2019