Pressentin Park Acquisition

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 involves the acquisition of 40.9 acres for a community park providing access to the Skagit River. Future development will meet local and regional needs. A landowner donation was part of the local match for this grant.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Skagit County Parks & Rec Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $60,918.40 Applicant Match: $60,918.40 Project Type: Acquisition County: Skagit Legislative District: 39 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 92-110

Location Details

5862 Hwy. 20, Marblemount, WA Located on the south side of Hwy 20 between Ranger Station Road and downtown Marblemount.

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.