Photos

One of the highest priority needs in Kennewick's Park and Recreation Plan is for continued development and completion of the park.

Highlands Grange Park Amenities

Status
Funded
WWRP Applicant: Kennewick Parks & Rec Dept WWRP Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $300,000 Applicant Match: $300,000 Project Type: Development County: Benton  Legislative District: 8th 

This project continues development of Kennewick's newest community park--Highlands Grange Park. The project includes: irrigation and seeding the last 2.5 acres of the site, landscaping, asphalt walking trails, concrete walkways, associated benches and trash receptacles, youth softball backstop, portable soccer goals, a small parking lot to service the athletic fields, double tennis court, basketball courts, a zero-depth splash playground, two picnic shelters, and scattered picnic tables. One of the highest priority needs in Kennewick's Park and Recreation Plan is for continued development and completion of the park. This newer neighborhood is nearing build-out. While the park's current developed area meets the City's minimal goals for open space, the park needs the amenities to meet the recreational and leisure needs of the community.

RCO Project Number: 02-1149

Location

I-182 to SR395; south on SR395 to West 27th Avenue; west (left) on West 27th Avenue to South Union Street; north (right) on South Union Street pass West 19th Avenue. The property is located on the west (left) side of south Union Street, one block north (beyond) West 19th Avenue and one block south (before) West 14th Avenue.

Red Marker Highlands Grange Park Amenities
This project continues development of Kennewick's newest community park--Highlands Grange Park. The project includes: irrigation and seeding the last 2.5 acres of the site, landscaping, asphalt walking trails, concrete walkways, associated benches and trash receptacles, youth softball backstop, portable soccer goals, a small parking lot to service the athletic fields, double tennis court, basketball courts, a zero-depth splash playground, two picnic shelters, and scattered picnic tables. One of the highest priority needs in Kennewick's Park and Recreation Plan is for continued development and completion of the park. This newer neighborhood is nearing build-out. While the park's current developed area meets the City's minimal goals for open space, the park needs the amenities to meet the recreational and leisure needs of the community.
46.19472222 -119.19277777

What is the WWRP?

The Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP) is a state grant program that creates and conserves local and state parks, wildlife habitat and working farms. The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office administers WWRP grants, and the legislature funds the program.

Document Actions
News

Washington Land & Water projects left unfunded by omnibus appropriation

Congress will leave DC with a spending bill that maintains previous-year funding levels for the nation’s premier program for outdoor recreation and conservation, but falls short of reauthorizing the program. The Land and Water Conservation Fund’s (LWCF) many bipartisan champions in the House and Senate had urged for full funding and renewal of the program. Learn more here.

Over 100 outdoor recreation, conservation projects ranked as state priorities, need funding from legislature

More than 100 recreation, wildlife habitat and working lands projects around the state of Washington have been ranked as priority projects by the Recreation Conservation Office (RCO). Whether the 33 counties and dozens of communities who would benefit from these projects are able to complete them is dependent on adequate funding of the Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP). Learn more here.

Coalition requests $97 million to fund conservation, outdoor recreation

The Coalition believes increased funding for the WWRP is needed to meet the demand of a growing population in addition to rising construction and land costs. Learn more here.

Read more in our newsroom.

What Places Matter to You?

Browse projects by:

Keep in Touch

Email Newsletter


Follow us

Our Sponsors