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Maintaining the Beauty of the Park WHEN: Each and every Sunday! March thru October: 10 am to 2pm November thru February: 11am to 1pm
A PARK FOR USThe corner of Harrison Avenue and Division Street is one of the central intersections of West Olympia. It sat untouched for many years after old Rowland Lumber Company building was torn down in 1997. Over the years, multiple commercial buyers attempted to develop the site only to fail for a variety of … Read More
This was a meeting with Alicia Elliott and Steve Friddle going over the WCP vision, chronology, and site plans. Permits for all the prospective park features were discussed, as well as the subject of how we can begin the process of getting a new water meter, and what the alley vacation process … Read More
This was a preliminary board meeting with Alicia Elliott, Dennis Lyon, Ann Vandeman, Kathleen Byrd, and Peter Sanderson, at Dino’s coffee Shop and on site at Harrison and Division. We discussed the site plans, the vision, the chronology, the web site and non profit status, and in addition, identified ourselves as the … Read More
It was decided that the park, instead of being given to the city, would be developed by the neighbors, for the neighborhood, and that long term maintenance would be the responsibility of a “West Central Park – entity” that would belong to the community. This decision was arrived at through learning that … Read More
Alicia meets with Kayla Mahnke, the marketing manager of the West Olympia Farmer’s Market about offering the site to the market for the 2013 market season. We discuss that there could be on site parking for this year alone, and then in future years, no parking, among other questions like water, electricity … Read More
Alicia meets with Jason Earrame of Sea-Wing Designs to begin planning the web site.