Gateway Park Phase 3 Splash Pad

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

Key Pen Parks has developed a Splash Pad along with a shaded area and tables for gathering which will allow kids of all ages and physical abilities to play in the water park. It provides active play for the users. The aquatic facility is located in Gateway Park. Total square footage of the splash pad is about 3,000 square feet and the total developed area is approximately 36,000 square feet.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Key Peninsula Metro Park Dist Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $440,164.83 Applicant Match: $440,164.83 Project Type: Development County: Pierce Legislative District: 26 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 18-1284

Location Details

From I-5 in Tacoma N/S bound merge onto WA-16 W via the ramp to Gig Harbor/Bremerton, Take the exit toward WA-302 W/Purdy Key Center, Continue onto Purdy Dr NW, Turn left onto WA-302 W, Park will be on your right with an address of 10405 SR 302, Gig Harbor WA 98329.

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.