Park Planning and Development


The Park Planning and Development division is responsible for park master planning, facility design, land acquisition, capital projects, construction management, grant preparation, and long range strategic policy planning for Parks.


We are currently working on a variety of projects to improve Kirkland's green space. A summation of monthly progress on each of our current projects can be reviewed in our Monthly Reports.

Review Monthly Reports

Review the full scope of each project below. 

132nd Square Park Redevelopment

Brink Park Shoreline Restoration

Dog Off-Leash Area Proposals

Juanita Beach Park Bath House Replacement Project

Totem Lake Park Renovation

More information on Capital Improvement Projects


The City of Kirkland will be updating its Comprehensive Parks, Recreation, and Open Space (PROS) Plan in 2021 to reflect substantial growth and changes in the community and to the park system.

Review the scope of the PROS Plan 

Master Plans are comprehensive documents for the development of parks in Kirkland. Below is a list of complete plans that you can review for our active projects.

2015 Parks, Recreation, & Open Space Plan (PROS Plan)(PDF, 15MB)

2021-2026 Capital Improvement Program(PDF, 95KB), approved December 2020

132nd Square Park Master Plan and Development(PDF, 13MB)

Edith Moulton Park Master Plan(PDF, 3MB)

Totem Lake Park Master Plan(PDF, 5MB)

Waverly Beach Park Master Plan(PDF, 6MB)