Chestnut Ridge Park Renovation

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Walking path going north , in spring time with grey skys

Chestnut Ridge will be closed Starting March 14 through July 2022, thank you for your understanding as we renovate your park!

Chestnut Ridge neighborhood park on S. 203rd Street was last updated 20 year ago. Park amenities include play equipment, pavilion with BBQ pits, a ¼ mile walking loop, open lawns, and a small, wooded area. The community provided input on a short survey about how to improve the park. The survey results are below.

Sculptural artist Scott Trimble is collecting local stories as he designs functional art works for the park. Watch the short video link to the right to learn more and email your stories to: ARTCOMMISSION@KENTWA.GOV

Construction is projected to start Spring 2022!

Subscribe to the project to Stay Informed.

Chestnut Ridge will be closed Starting March 14 through July 2022, thank you for your understanding as we renovate your park!

Chestnut Ridge neighborhood park on S. 203rd Street was last updated 20 year ago. Park amenities include play equipment, pavilion with BBQ pits, a ¼ mile walking loop, open lawns, and a small, wooded area. The community provided input on a short survey about how to improve the park. The survey results are below.

Sculptural artist Scott Trimble is collecting local stories as he designs functional art works for the park. Watch the short video link to the right to learn more and email your stories to: ARTCOMMISSION@KENTWA.GOV

Construction is projected to start Spring 2022!

Subscribe to the project to Stay Informed.

  • Most Preferred Play Equipment and Swings

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    The playground chosen by the neighborhood is Playground A.

    We have heard you ask for swings and these will be installed during construction!


  • View full Survey Results here

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    Our short survey for Chestnut Ridge Park closed April 16, 2021. Thanks to all who participated, this is what we heard.

    That 60.9% of respondents live within ¼ mile away from the par and visit the park at least weekly. 65.1% respondents get to the park by walking less than 1 mile.


    The Top 4 amenities used in the park are:

    1. Walking Paths (93.1%)

    1. Playground (69.4%)

    1. Bathrooms (67.4%)

    1. Picnic Tables/Shelter (57.6%)

    When asked if more walking trails are wanted 52.4% answered “absolutely”.

    We also asked if outdoor fitness equipment should be added and 62.9% said yes. Exercise stations will be added near the playground.


    Written comments express concerns regarding vandalism and illegal activity. We are coordinating with other City departments on how to best address these concerns and make the park a safe place for all to enjoy.


Page last updated: 02 Mar 2022, 10:51 AM