Mayor, Neighbors Celebrate Opening of Revitalized Dutch Jake’s Park

Media: Fianna Dickson, 625.6297. Parks & Recreation: 311

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 8:46 a.m.

Dutch Jake’s Park is reopening on November 21, 2019 with new playground equipment, a new walking track, a new amphitheater, and more.

At the ribbon-cutting, neighbors will be joined by Mayor Condon and representatives from City of Spokane Parks & Recreation, the Trust for Public Land, and Kaiser Permanente, which provided financial support for the project.  Second Harvest and Avista will be on-site starting at noon with giveaways and food distribution.


      WHO:        Spokane Mayor David Condon

                        Leaders from the City of Spokane Parks and Recreation

                        Leaders from the Trust for Public Land and Kaiser Permanente

                        Elected city and state officials

                        West Central and Kendall Yards residents


      WHAT:      Ribbon-cutting for Dutch Jake’s Park with band, food distribution, and more

      WHERE:    Dutch Jake’s Park, W Broadway Ave & N Chestnut St, Spokane

      WHEN:      Thursday, November 21, 2019, rain or shine

                        Remarks and ribbon-cutting at 10:30am

                        Celebration following; food distribution beginning at 12 noon


Interviews available on site.  On-street parking.  Coffee provided.