George & Hazel Stein Neighborhood Park

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 City of Vancouver will use this grant to acquire 2.7 acres to expand, and for future development of, a neighborhood park. The site is located north of Mill Plain Blvd. and east of NE 97th Avenue in an older neighborhood of the city. The primary recreational opportunity provided by this project is passive day use.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Vancouver Parks & Rec Dept Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $ 235,415.00 Applicant Match: 238077 Project Type: Acquisition County: Clark Legislative District: 49 Status: Active RCO Project # 18-1679

Location Details

From Interstate 5, exit west on Mill Plain Blvd; right/North on NE 97th Avenue; Right/East on NE Tanglewood Drive; Left/North on NE 98th Ct.

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.