Seattle Parks and Recreation begins construction for new Loyal Heights play area

Seattle Parks and Recreation(SPR) is happy to announce the beginning of construction for the Loyal Heights Play Area, 2101 NW 77th St. SPR awarded the construction contract to Green Tech Excavation who will mobilize on site on Monday, January 11, 2021. The play area will be completed in early May. 

The play area renovation project installs new play equipment from Landscape Structures with slides, swings, and climbing features. The renovation will provide a new plaza with picnic tables, benches, water fountain, and accessible pathways connecting the play area to the community center. The improvements will bring the site into compliance with current play area safety standards and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards for accessibility.

For more information on the play area project, please visit http://www.seattle.gov/parks/about-us/current-projects/loyal-heights-play-area-renovation. If you have questions about the project please contact Shannon Glass, Seattle Parks and Recreation, at Shannon.glass@seattle.gov or 206-733-9319. 

The Loyal Heights Playfield Turf Replacement project experienced some Covid delays and issues with the drainage discovered after the turf/carpet was removed. The project is making good progress and is anticipated to be completed in February 2021. To stay up to date on the project please visit http://www.seattle.gov/parks/about-us/current-projects/loyal-heights-playfield-turf-replacement.