Sand Point Magnuson Park Partnerships

Client: City of Seattle Parks and Recreation

Developed strategies to market the historic district buildings to create partnerships with potential tenants. Drafted Request for Proposals for sports partners. (2003 – 2004)

Results: The Seattle City Council approved long-term leases with: the Mountaineers; Arena Sports; Civic Light Opera; and a private recreation group who agreed to create an indoor sports facility, a boating facility, a tennis center, improvements to the community center theatre, and other amenities. In total, more than $25 million of private funding was invested into the park.