Bobby Morris Playfield Park Renovation

Category Overview

Local Parks grants help protect these symbols of vibrant communities, providing places for families to gather and play and promoting a healthy and active lifestyle in an era when people spend increasing amounts of their time inside. The WWRP is the largest source of local parks funding in Washington, helping communities fund the acquisition, development, and renovation of vital recreation areas and green spaces.

Project Highlights

This renovation project in King County improved one of Seattle’s most heavily used playfields. Work included installation of an all-weather track, multi-purpose sports field, expansion of the playground, renovation of the wading pool, development of picnic sites, and landscaping.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Seattle Parks & Rec Dept Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $300,000.00 Applicant Match: $512,279.00 Project Type: Development County: King Legislative District: 43 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 96-200

Location Details

On 11th East and East Pine, central area of Seattle.

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.