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Lake City Neighborhood Invited to Participate in Final Online Planning Meeting for the Lake City Floodplain Park  

Join us on Zoom December 14 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm!  Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR), Seattle Public Utilities (SPU), and Mid Sound Fisheries Enhancement Group are excited to invite the Lake City Neighborhood to participate in the third and final online, design phase workshop for the future Lake City… [ Keep reading ]

Victor Steinbrueck Park Closes for Improvements

Victor Steinbrueck Park will close December 2022 until fall 2023 during the Victor Steinbrueck Park Renovation project. Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) awarded Kassel & Associates, Inc. the construction contract for the project. This improvement and maintenance project provides public safety improvements that include better sightlines into the park, renovating… [ Keep reading ]

Help Shape Seattle Parks and Recreation’s 2024 Parks and Open Space Plan

Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) encourages the community to participate in developing the 2024 Parks and Open Space Plan. The plan serves as an opportunity for SPR to align our acquisition and capital development program with the department’s strategic priorities. There are 2 ways to participate: Take this survey, or… [ Keep reading ]

Notice of Partial Parking Lot & Comfort Station Closure for Construction Improvements at Gas Works Park

In early November, the east entrance of Gas Work Park, the comfort station and a portion of the parking lot will be closed as WS Contractor, LLC begins the Comfort Station and East Entry/ADA Improvement Project. WS Contractor and Seattle Parks and Recreation( SPR) will work to minimize the construction… [ Keep reading ]

Magnolia Boulevard Restoration Project Begins

During the week of November 14, Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) will continue its work to implement the Magnolia Boulevard Vegetation Management. The project plants historically significant Madrona trees and provides landscape improvements around existing tree trunks. Plant beds will be installed around some of the trees often damaged from… [ Keep reading ]

Community design needed for Dr. Jose Rizal Park

Participate in Elevate Initiative Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) invites the community to participate in Elevate Dr. Jose Rizal Park. Elevate is a new initiative to improve diversity in participation and widen the opportunity for everyone to take part in creating design concepts for the future of the park. Elevate… [ Keep reading ]

Provide input on schematic designs for new park on Capitol Hill

Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) invites the community to review the design concept and proposed elements for a new park on Capitol Hill, located at 1125 Harvard Ave E.  Please join us on Saturday, October 15,  2022 starting at 10 a.m. at Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park, 1400… [ Keep reading ]

The inner loop at Green Lake detoured for construction of New Green Lake Community Boathouse

The Green Lake Park Inner Loop path, near the Small Craft Center, will be detoured starting Wednesday, October 5, 2022.  Demolition of the existing facility and building of the new Green Lake Community Boathouse will require the path to be detoured around the construction area. Additionally, the parking lot behind… Filed Under: Parkways

New Lake City Landbank Park Opens Oct. 8!

Help name your new park! Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) invites the community to a ribbon cutting event for new Lake City park,12510 33rd Ave. NE, on Sat. October 8 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please join us and your neighbors at the event and enjoy local music and… [ Keep reading ]

Discovery Park Environmental Learning & Visitor Center closes for improvements

UPDATE: WS Contractors will mobilize on site and close the ELC parking lot on Tuesday November 1. Seattle Parks and Recreation(SPR) awarded the construction contract for the Accessibility and ADA Improvement project at Discovery Park Environmental Learning & Visitor Center (ELC) to WS Contractors. In preparation for construction, the ELC… [ Keep reading ]