Monroe North Hill Park Site

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

The City of Monroe will use this grant to buy 5 acres for a community park in the North Hill neighborhood. The site is under significant development pressure and has an owner who is motivated to sell. Monroe will contribute $334,809.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Monroe City of Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $1,000,000.00 Applicant Match: $334,809.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: Snohomish Legislative District: 39 Status: Active RCO Project # 20-1288

Location Details

From Highway 2, turn north on to Chain Lake Road, west at Rainer View Road SE, turning north on to 191st Avenue SE, and the property is located at the southwest intersection of 191st Ave SE and 134th Street SE.

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.