Fairmount Playground Play Area Renovation

Updated: January 26, 2021

Early 2021

We anticipate the new play equipment will be installed in spring 2021.

Thank you to everyone who attended the May 30, 2019 public meeting to learn about this project and provide input on the new play area equipment and features. The meeting notes and play equipment options presented at the meeting are posted below.


Fairmount Playground, 5400 Fauntleroy Way SW, 98136


Seattle Park District provides $400,000 for planning, design and construction.


Planning: Winter - Spring 2019
Design: Spring - Fall 2019
Construction: Spring 2021

Project Description

This project will replace the play equipment in the south play area, installed in 1996, and improve accessibility in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The play area will be closed during construction.

Community Participation

Public Meeting 5/30/2019