Pacific Community Park 96

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 a 20 acre community park in a rapidly developing residential area 2 miles east of the City of Vancouver. Future improvements will include ballfields, soccer fields, picnic tables, picnic shelter, play meadows, children’s play apparatus, pedestrian/bike trails, restrooms, and parking.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Clark County Parks Dept Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $236,014.93 Applicant Match: $300,000.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: Clark Legislative District: 17 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 96-1203

Location Details

Take 164th Avenue Exit off State Highway 14. Drive north on 164th/162nd Avenue approximately 3 miles. Project site includes the forest and field area between NE 162nd and NE 172nd Avenues. Pacific Junior High and Harmony Elementary Schools are located near the northeast corner of the project 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.