Maple Wood Playfield and Play Area Renovation Project

Updated: March 26, 2020

Spring 2020

This project has moved out of the early design phase and into the development of construction documentation.

Thank you to everyone who attended the February 12 open house to learn about this park renovation and provide input! Meeting notes and the preferred design that was displayed are located below in the Community Participation section.

This project includes improvements to the athletic playfields, play area, and improves accessible routes of travel to the restroom, field dugouts, play area, and parking lot in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. The project details include new equipment for the play area; new drainage, irrigation, grass playing surface, and backstops for the playfields; ADA access to parking, comfort station, and play area.

Location

Maple Wood Playfield4801 Corson Avenue S, 98108

Budget

Seattle Parks District Major Maintenance provides $3,785,619 for planning, design and construction of playfield and play area renovations.

Schedule

Planning: Fall 2019 - Winter 2019/20
Design: Winter 2019/20 - Winter 2020/21
Construction: Spring 2021 - Winter 2021/22

Project Description

This renovation project includes improvements to the athletic playfields, play area, and improves accessible routes of travel to the restroom, field dugouts, play area, and parking lot in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. The project details include new equipment for the play area; new drainage, irrigation, grass playing surface, and backstops for the playfields; ADA access to parking, comfort station, and play area.

During construction the contractor will need to close the playfield and play area. Seattle Parks and Recreation and the contractor hired for the project will work to minimize impact to the park and neighborhood. 

Community Participation

Download the meetings poster in these languages: English, Simplified Chinese, Somali, Spanish, Vietnamese

Meeting #1 - Open House at the park - 10/19/2019
Thank you to everyone who attended the first meeting to learn about the project and provided input on the overall design.

Meeting #2 - 12/12/2019
Thank you to everyone who attended the second meeting and reviewed and provided input on design options.

Meeting #3 - 2/12/2020
Thank you to everyone who attended the final meeting and provided input on the schematic designs.