Cavalero Park Development

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

Snohomish County Department of Parks and Recreation will use this grant to develop Cavalero Park in the city of Lake Stevens. The County will build a parking lot, playgrounds, sand volleyball courts, and a picnic shelter, and install park furnishings and landscaping. Snohomish County will contribute $650,000.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Snohomish County Parks Dept Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: NULL Applicant Match: 650000 Project Type: Development County: Snohomish Legislative District: 44 Status: Board Preliminary Approved RCO Project # 16-1968

Location Details

From Everett or Interstate 5, take Hwy 2 heading east toward Snohomish over the Hewitt Avenue trestle. At the east end of the trestle, take the 20th Street exit heading up Cavalero Hill. Continue driving east to an intersection with traffic light at 79th Ave SE. Turn right onto 79th and into the park.

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.