Steel Lake Park

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

Phase I renovation addressed severe drainage and erosion problems, removal and reconstruciton of an existing bathhouse, beach improvements, picnic areas, landscaping, grass and playground amenities.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Federal Way Parks & Rec Dept Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $300,000.00 Applicant Match: $319,414.00 Project Type: Development County: King Legislative District: 30 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 92-288

Location Details

From I-5 take the S. 320th Street Exit (Exit 143), proceed West bound on S. 320th Street for approximately 1/2 mile to Pacific Hwy S., Turn right (north) onto Pacific Hwy S., proceed north bound to S. 312th Street. Turn right onto S. 312th St, proceed east bound for approximately 1/2 mile, Steel Lake Park is on the left, athletic fields are on the right. N47, 19', 18.4"; W122, 17', 59.6"; El. 505' T21N, R4E, S. 9

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.