Morrison Riverfront Park Acq.

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

Acquisition of .5 acre as an addition to Morrison Riverfront Park. Provided a vital link to the existing riverfront park, including a new park entry drive and parking facilities for the riverfront trail. )

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Aberdeen Parks & Rec Dept Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: 50000 Applicant Match: 50000 Project Type: Acquisition County: Grays Harbor Legislative District: 19 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 91-038

Location Details

Sargent Blvd. Approaching the city of Aberdeen from Olympia on SR 12, turn left on Fleet Street (Olympic Gateway Shopping Center), turn immediately left again 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.