Updates (Oct 8) -- The construction zone will expand again to close access to the playground from the neighborhood on Wednesday, October 13th. The outfield of the softball field remains available to residents throughout construction.
(Oct 5) -- City Council approved the design for the project artwork titled "Individually We Transform ... Together We Soar"(PDF, 1MB) by Cobalt Designworks.
(Aug 6) -- Construction activity will continue during the weekend at 132nd Square Park as the contractor works to maintain the construction schedule that will bring the surface water facility online by the end of the year.
(June 28) -- Construction is underway!
(June 25) --Construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, June 28! Project Update flyers were mailed to over 4000 addresses around the park, and a construction sign will be installed next week. Residents looking for open space can visit the grassy parcel located between 135th Place NE and 136th Place NE along NE 132nd Street.
(June 1) -- City Council awarded the construction contract, and elected to include the two additional picnic shelters, dugout covers at the new multi-use field, and concrete pathways and plaza. Construction is expected to begin in late June or early July.
(May 19) -- City staff presented at the Evergreen Hill Neighborhood Association meeting.
(Mar. 17) -- City staff presented at the Evergreen Hill Neighborhood Association meeting.
(Oct. 27) -- The 132nd Square Park Master Plan that the Kirkland City Council approved in November 2019 will become a construction project in winter 2021. The City expects complete construction by spring 2022.