SWONA Meeting

Alicia was a guest at the Southwest Neighborhood Association meeting Thursday night at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.  Site plans, past, current and future plans for West Central Park were all discussed with close to thirty residents of the South Westside neighborhood. Plant watering, City involvement, and bathroom safety were among the topics … Read More

June Jubilee Updates!

Get up to the minute updates by following us on Twitter @WestCentralPark or like us on Facebook.  You can view the June Jubilee page directly here. We’ve seen an incredible response from the local community for this event and June 29th is shaping up to be one for the books.  We have … Read More

More Great Progress at the Weekend Work Party

The West Central Park had another fantastic Work Party on an exceptionally sunny Father’s Day Sunday.  We filled in holes, planted new grass, and started clearing a pathway from the parking area to events space. We pasted a decoupage onto the park signs and started painting up some new ones for the … Read More

Summer Events Area Almost Complete!

Thursday was an exciting day at West Central Park! Gary’s Bulldozing did a professional and thorough job grading, graveling and compacting our events area.  This will be a permanent aspect of the park for the community to hold events, fairs and gatherings in both our Summer Events and Permanent Pedestrian Layouts.  Come … Read More

West Central Park, Inc.

Major news to announce! The West Central Park has been formally approved as a nonprofit corporation in Washington State.  Next we’ll be applying for official 501(c)(3) status with the IRS and once that’s been approved, new donations will be tax-deductible and the organization will be tax-exempt. Things are really moving down at … Read More

Grading Permit Approved

Big developments this week at the West Central Park! Today, word came from City Hall that our grading permit has been approved, clearing the way for work to begin this Thursday. The grading process will fill in the rocky and uneven surface of the site, leaving it smooth and uniform.  This will … Read More

Volunteer Work Party News

      West Central Park was lucky to have more than fifteen volunteers from the neighborhood come out today to help get the site ready for the Summer Events Layout.  Planter boxes that will act as temporary parking stops, were assembled, and filled with soil and flowers.  New donations of Foxglove … Read More

Recent Park News

As the word spreads on the street, and the neighborhood energy is slowly but surely changing the looks and feel of West Central Park, park volunteers and contributions are growing in number. Donations like soil, plants, cinder blocks, lumber, tools and muscle will fuel the effort as it preps for its summer … Read More

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