Martin Luther King Jr. Outdoor Improv.

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 project is for the final phase of development of this memorial park site, which honors slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Specific elements include landscaping, access paths, and parking.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Seattle Parks & Rec Dept Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $202,230.00 Applicant Match: $202,230.00 Project Type: Development County: King Legislative District: 37 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 93-132

Location Details

2000 Martin Luther King Way South, Seattle Travel on Martin Luther King Jr Avenue to the intersection of South Walker Street (Park site).

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.