South Park Plaza Landbanked Site Park Development

Updated: January 5, 2021

Winter 2020/2021

The planning and design team used your input from the November 2019 meeting and online survey to prepare four design concepts. Your continued input on the concepts is important so we are preparing several ways for you to provide it. We have posted the designs onsite and need your input on this survey.

Please take this short survey!

Interim Activation
Prior to the park development and during the planning process Seattle Parks and Recreation will be working with the community to activate the space. Please visit Park Use Permits to reserve the space for events.

Watch this site for details about the space activation or contact for additional information.


8456 Dallas Ave S, 98108


Seattle Park District provides $2,083,725 for planning, design, and construction.


Planning: 2018 - 2019
Design: 2019 - 2020
Construction: 2021 - 2022

Project Description

Seattle Parks and Recreation purchased the .83 acre site in 2014 to provide the South Park community access to open space within this high density urban area. The Seattle Park District funds the development of this parcel into a park. Seattle Parks and Recreation will work with the community to develop a design for the park. 
This parcel will not be accessible during construction.

Community Participation

Please continue to participate in the public process as we work together to design your new park space.

Public Meeting 11/16/2019

2019 Online Survey Results