West Seattle Junction Park Development

Updated: July 25, 2019

Summer 2019

The project is at 65% design completed stage. View the updated design based on community feedback from two public meetings, and on-line surveys. The design incorporates play elements, gathering areas, accessibility features in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, streetscape, seating area and pet area. Thank you to everyone who provided input at the community meetings and on-line survey. See other related documents below.

We will host a third and final meeting to provide the community an update and construction timeline.

Seattle Parks and Recreation purchased .65 acres in 2012 to provide the 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. Please participate in the public process as we work together to design your park space.

Location

4723-4731 40th SW, 98116

Budget

Seattle Park District provides $1,984,500 for planning, design and construction of this site into a park.

Schedule

Planning:  Complete
Design:  65% Complete
Construction: Fall 2019

Project Description

Seattle Parks and Recreation purchased .65 acres in 2012 to provide the community access to open space within high density urban areas across the city. The Seattle Park District funds the development of this parcel into a park. The design will incorporate accessibility in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and additional park elements will be incorporated after gathering public input. Please participate in the public process as we work together to design your park spaces. 

Community Participation

Public Meeting 9/10/2017

Public Meeting and Open House 2/1/2018