Warren Ave. Neighborhood Park Renovation

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 Bremerton used this grant to renovate Warren Avenue Park which included the following improvements: converted gravel parking lot to a paved parking lot with accessible parking, installed accessible pathways to access all park amenities, new accessible restroom, new accessible playground, new shelter, new fencing, new retaining walls, replaced wood playfield lights with metal poles and LED lights, replaced old backstop with a smaller portable one more appropriate for field use, installed new utilities, irrigation and landscaping.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Bremerton City of Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $500,000.00 Applicant Match: $148,000.00 Project Type: Development County: Kitsap Legislative District: 26 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 18-1649

Location Details

From the Seattle/Bremerton Ferry Terminal, exit tunnel and take first right on to Warren Avenue. Proceed two blocks and turn left on 6th Street. From 6th Street take first right on Broadway Avenue. Proceed to end of the street to arrive at playfield.

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.