Torguson Property

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 8.3 acres to expand an existing community park. Acquisition allows for protection of Silver Creek and wetland areas located on the eastern half of the site.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: North Bend Community Dev Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $425,600.00 Applicant Match: $425,600.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: King Legislative District: 12 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 91-222

Location Details

North of E. North Bend Way, West of Thrasher Ave. NE, and south of the North Bend Elementary 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.