Alicia had a great meeting with Justin and Zoe, the owners of La Petite Maison, a beautiful French restaurant across the street from the park site. History of their building, prospects for the park and neighborhood dynamics were discussed. Future fundraiser events at the restaurant are a possibility.
We will be having the city move the park’s water meter box to the park side of the sidewalk, and getting our new meter on May 15. We will be ready and licensed to irrigate soon! Today we took two soil samples, from the site, to Libby Environmental for analysis. The samples … Read More
The new water meter has now been fully permitted and paid for. Plumber Mike Moore is scheduled to install the back flow prevention, and the city is scheduled to put in the new meter. The use of the water however, is only permitted to be for irrigation. I’ve been told that when … Read More
Dennis and Alicia meet on site to figure out how make the sign readable from three sides. We will also be taking a soil sample to have analyzed for any residual toxins from past use.
This is a meeting with Shanty Slater of Make Olympia and Alicia Elliott. We are going to discuss the possibilities of the local crafts fair having a permanent home at West Central Park.
Today, the website, the park sign and an article in The Olympian, and a King 5 story, all converged to spread the word about West Central Park. In the first 24 hours the park received no less than 28 offers of help through the website. Can we say park?
The sign for the West Central Park is posted, directing people to this website for more information.
Alicia meets with John Dodge, reporter from The Olympian, on the park site, for an interview.