Tolle Anderson 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

The scope of work will acquire 3.5 acres of a 3.9 acre property located at the confluence of the main stem and east fork of Issaquah Creek in old town Issaquah for use as a community park in the City of Issaquah.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Issaquah City of Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $1,000,000.00 Applicant Match: $1,000,000.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: King Legislative District: 5 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 08-1390

Location Details

The proposed Tolle Anderson Park is located at 595 & 625 Rainier Blvd. North, Issaquah. From I-90, take Exit # 17 (Front Street Exit); turn south onto Front Street; turn right onto NW Dogwood Street, and immediately turn right onto Rainier Blvd. North, property is located on the east fork of Issaquah Creek.

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.