Fairmount Playground Play Area Renovation

Updated: September 21, 2021

Fall 2021

Seattle Parks crews removed the old play structure during the week of July 19. A contractor will begin installing the new play equipment during the week of September 27. The play area will be closed until construction is complete in November.


Fairmount Playground, 5400 Fauntleroy Way SW, 98136


Seattle Park District provides $400,000 for planning, design and construction.


Planning: Winter - Spring 2019
Design: Spring - Fall 2019
Construction: Fall 2021
Completion: Fall 2021

Project Description

This project will replace the play equipment in the south play area, installed in 1996, and improve accessibility in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The play area will be closed during construction.

Community Participation

Public Meeting 5/30/2019