Smokiam Park Basketball Court Improvements

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 Soap Lake has use the RCO grant to build a new full basketball court, ADA Parking, and benches at Smokiam Park. Project is complete and operational.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Soap Lake City of Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $211,445.00 Applicant Match: $23,494.00 Project Type: Development County: Grant Legislative District: 7 Status: Active RCO Project # 18-1586

Location Details

Smokiam Park is easily accessible from Highway 17, which runs through Soap Lake. The park’s parking lot is located at the intersection of Highway 17 (Daisy Street) and 2nd Avenue NE.

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.