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Georgetown South Park Trail

The Georgetown South Park Trail will be a safe walking and biking route connecting people with local businesses, services, and destinations on both sides of our river.

Georgetown and South Park neighborhoods lay side-by-side, connected by the Duwamish River, common history, shared needs and environmental concerns.  For more than 20 years, people living and working in both communities have called for a safe comfortable route for people walking, biking and rolling between our neighborhoods.

In 2017 community and business stakeholder groups successfully worked with Seattle City Council to secure funding for planning, public outreach and partial design for the “Georgetown to South Park Trail”.  In 2018, Seattle Department of Transportation (SDoT) began studying the feasibility of various routes. SDoT will be conducting outreach and collecting input from the community in June and July and plans to complete a 30% design for the GT+SP Trail in the Fall of 2019.

Duwamish Valley Safe Streets is building awareness about this design process, and ensuring a diversity of community voices are providing input into the trail’s design.  Our goal is to arrive at a community-supported design for the Georgetown South Park Trail that works well for everyone who walks, bikes, uses transit, drives, shops, plays, studies, owns a business, and works in and between these two neighborhoods.

Join your neighbors to help BUILD the Georgetown + South Park TRAIL!

These organizations have already declared their support for building the Trail, email us to let us know that your organization would like to add it’s name to the list of supporters!

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