Seattle Parks and Recreation invites community to final meeting for Loyal Heights Play Area renovation project

Seattle Parks and Recreation(SPR) invites the community to the second meeting for the Loyal Heights Play Area renovation project on Monday, February 12, 2018 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Loyal Heights Community Center, 2101 NW 77th St. Please join SPR’s Planner, Project Manager, and Sr. Landscape Architect, and participate in designing your play area.

This is an opportunity to review preferred schematic design options, and to provide input on the final choice of play equipment. Community members are encouraged to bring their children to participate in the meeting. This project will replace play equipment, provide access for people with disabilities, and improve safety and other features at the play area. This first meeting will be an opportunity to learn about the project and provide input on play equipment options and the overall design.

Thank you to everyone that participated in the first meeting and on-line survey. The information collected was utilized in developing the designs options. Funding for this park project is provided by the King County Parks Levy. For more information on this levy, please visit http://www.kingcounty.gov/services/parks-recreation/parks/about/levy.aspx.

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 or if you need an interpreter or accommodations, please contact Libby Hudson, Seattle Parks and Recreation, at Libby.Hudson@seattle.gov or 206-256-5988.

 

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Seattle Parks and Recreation needs input for Loyal Heights Play Area renovation project

We need your input for the renovation of the Loyal Heights play area located west of the Loyal Heights Community Center. Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) invites the community to the first meeting for this renovation project on Monday, December 11, 2017 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Loyal Heights Community Center, 2101 NW 77th St. Please join SPR’s Planner, Project Manager, and Sr. Landscape Architect to learn about the project and discuss design ideas. Community members are encouraged to bring their children to the meeting. Light snacks and children’s activities will be available.

This project will replace play equipment, provide access for people with disabilities, and improve safety and other features at the play area. This first meeting will be an opportunity to learn about the project and provide input on play equipment options and the overall design. You may also provide input by participating in this online survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FBQ9NDQ. Please take this opportunity to provide early feedback. We will host a second meeting in early February to review the preferred design and gather additional input.

Funding for this park project is provided by the King County Parks Levy. For more information on this levy, please visit http://www.kingcounty.gov/services/parks-recreation/parks/about/levy.aspx.

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 or if you need an interpreter or accommodations, please contact Libby Hudson, Seattle Parks and Recreation, at Libby.Hudson@seattle.gov or 206-256-5988.

 

 

 

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Seattle Parks and Recreation needs input for renovation of the south play area at Lincoln Park

We need your input for the renovation of the south play area in Lincoln Park. Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) invites the community to the first meeting for this renovation project on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at The Kenney, 7125 Fauntleroy Way SW. Please join SPR’s Planner, Project Manager, and Sr. Landscape Architect to learn about the project and discuss design ideas. Community members are encouraged to bring their children to attend the meeting. Light snacks and activities will be available.

This project will replace play equipment, provide access for people with disabilities, and improve safety and other features at the south play area in Lincoln Park, 8011 Fauntleroy Way SW. This first meeting will be an opportunity to learn about the project and provide input on play equipment options and the overall design. You may also provide input by participating in this online survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FBQ9NDQ. Please take this opportunity to provide early feedback. We will host a second meeting in January to review the preferred design and gather additional input.

Funding for this park project is provided by the Seattle Park District. Approved by Seattle voters in 2014, the Seattle Park District provides more than $47 million a year in long-term funding that supports SPR’s maintenance of parklands and facilities, operation of community centers and recreation programs, and development of new neighborhood parks on previously acquired sites.

For more information, please visit http://www.seattle.gov/parks/about-us/current-projects/loyal-heights-play-area-renovation. If you have questions about the project or if you need an interpreter or accommodations, please contact Susanne Rockwell, Seattle Parks and Recreation, at Susanne.rockwell@seattle.gov or 206-694-7133.

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Seattle Parks and Recreation needs input for renovation of David Rodgers Park Play Area

Find us in front of Wag N’ Wash during Queen Anne Halloween on the Avenue

We need your input for the renovation of David Rodgers Play Area. Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) invites the community to visit our booth in front of the Wag N’ Wash, 1932 Queen Anne Ave N, during the Halloween on Queen Anne Ave event on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017 from 3 to 6 p.m. Please stop by to meet Seattle Parks and Recreation’s planner, project manager, and landscape architect, to discuss ideas about the new play equipment for the park.

This project will replace play equipment, provide access for people with disabilities, and improve safety and other features at the David Rodgers Park, 2800 1st Ave W. SPR looks forward to working with the community on the design and would like to thank the Queen Anne Chamber.

SPR is removing the play area wood structure at the park and will keep the swings and whirl in place until the construction begins for the renovation project.

Funding for this park project is provided by the Seattle Park District. Approved by Seattle voters in 2014, the Seattle Park District provides more than $47 million a year in long-term funding that supports Seattle Parks and Recreation’s maintenance of parklands and facilities, operation of community centers and recreation programs, and development of new neighborhood parks on previously acquired sites.

For more information or for meeting notification translations, please visit http://www.seattle.gov/parks/about-us/current-projects/david-rodgers-play-area-renovation

If you have questions about the project or if you need an interpreter or accommodations, please contact Shannon Glass, Seattle Parks and Recreation, at 206-733-9319 or Karimah Edwards at 206-233-0063 or karimah.edwards@seattle.gov.

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Seattle Parks and Recreation invites community to an Open House for High Point Community Center play area renovation project

Other City departments will also be in attendance to provide community updates and services

Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) invites the community to provide input on the High Point Community Center play area renovation project on Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the High Point Community Center, 6920 34th Ave. SW. Weather permitting, the event will be held outside near the play area. The landscape architect, project planner and project manager will provide information on the renovation project and gather community input on play features and amenities. The play area is south of the community center near the tennis courts.

This is an all-ages event with light snacks and children’s activities. We encourage all to attend and participate by providing input on the best play area design option for the High Point neighborhood.

This project will replace the play equipment, provide access improvements, and improve safety and other features at the park.

The Seattle Park District provided the funding for this play area improvement project. Approved by Seattle voters in 2014, the Seattle Park District provides more than $47 million a year in long-term funding for Seattle Parks and Recreation, including maintenance of parklands and facilities, operation of community centers and recreation programs, and development of new neighborhood parks on previously-acquired sites.

Translated meeting notices and additional information can be found here: http://www.seattle.gov/parks/about-us/current-projects/high-point-play-area-renovation. If you have questions about the project, or if you would like to request accommodations or need an interpreter, please contact Karimah Edwards, Seattle Parks and Recreation at 206-233-0063 or karimah.edwards@seattle.gov.

Seattle Parks and Recreation is partnering with other City departments to provide the High Point community with updates on other City projects and services. The following will be available during this all-ages event:

  • Wondering what Democracy Vouchers are, and how you can use them this year to support participating candidates running for City Council or City Attorney?
    • Come talk with the Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission about the Democracy Voucher Program and have all your questions about this brand new, first-of-its-kind public financing system answered. Learn who the participating candidates are, how to get replacement vouchers, and more!  For more information, stop by our table, visit our website at www.seattle.gov/democracyvoucher, or contact us at democracyvoucher@seattle.gov or (206) 727-8855
  • Seattle Department of Transportation will provide information on the Fauntleroy Boulevard Project, Delridge RapidRide H Line, Summer Play Streets and other Street Use Permits:
      • The Fauntleroy Boulevard Project builds upon previous planning work done by the community to create a gateway entrance to West Seattle via mobility, landscaping, and lighting improvements to Fauntleroy Way SW between 35th Ave SW and SW Alaska St. We’re currently refining the design, including collecting feedback from the community. Visit the project webpage to learn more and complete an online comment form, now through March 31.
      • The Metro RapidRide H Line project will provide fast, frequent, and reliable public transportation between Downtown Seattle and Burien through the Delridge neighborhood. We’re seeking input on two options. Participate in our online open house and survey at http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/rapidrideh.htm. Project materials will be available at this event.
      • Apply Now for Summer Play Streets! With a FREE play street permit, you can temporarily limit your block to local traffic so that kids (and adults) can go out and play in the street. With the extra space, you can play hopscotch or 4-square, have a dance party, practice yoga, create art, have 3-legged races, bounce a ball, skate, bike, and run. The options are endless! The summer season begins on April 1 and ends September 30, 2017. Play streets can happen once or regularly throughout the season, up to three times a week, six hours per day. Learn more and apply at http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/playstreets.htm

 

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