Three easy things to do today to ask Bellevue Parks for more pickleball courts

Go to the Bellevue Parks and Open Spaces Suggestion Box. Give some love to all the pickleball suggestions already posted. Add your own. Go to the Bellevue Parks an Open Spaces Survey, and ask for lighted, covered, dedicated pickleball courts, clustered in groups of 8 or more.Or whatever else you would like to see. Tell all yourContinue reading “Three easy things to do today to ask Bellevue Parks for more pickleball courts”

Action Alert: Shape the future of the Bellevue Parks System

Do you dream of Bellevue having many sets of 6 or 12 dedicated outdoor pickleball courts in its parks system? During a virtual Neighborhood Leadership Gathering on Thursday, Oct. 7 from 6:30 to 8:00pm, Bellevue Parks and Community Services staff will share the scope of the department’s many assets and services and the purpose ofContinue reading “Action Alert: Shape the future of the Bellevue Parks System”

ACTION ALERT: Last Push for 10 DEDICATED Pickleball Courts in Mercer Island

We have done a great job making ourselves heard so far in the Mercer Island “Parks and Open Space Plan” update process. Whether we will get new shared tennis/pickleball courts or DEDICATED pickleball courts depends on how much support for DEDICATED pickleball courts we will show at the upcoming Virtual Open House next Tuesday, SeptemberContinue reading “ACTION ALERT: Last Push for 10 DEDICATED Pickleball Courts in Mercer Island”

Action Alert: Ask for Pickleball Courts in King County Parks

Would you like pickleball courts at Marymoor Park in Redmond, or at Steve Cox Memorial Park in White Center? Now is the time to ask. King County is updating its Open Space Plan. This plan will define what park projects King County will undertake in the next 6 years. They are starting with a customerContinue reading “Action Alert: Ask for Pickleball Courts in King County Parks”

Ask for More Pickleball Courts in Bellevue

What Bellevue is starting to update their Parks and Open Space System plan. This plan will set the Parks Department long-term objectives for acquisition, preservation or development of parks, community facilities, trails and open space in Bellevue. To get significantly more outdoor courts, we need it to be included in this plan. To make yourContinue reading “Ask for More Pickleball Courts in Bellevue”

Seattle Parks and Recreation wants to hear from you!

What would you like to see in parks, open spaces, & community centers in the coming years? Seattle Parks asks you to help it plan for pandemic & economic recovery, responding to climate change, and supporting racial equity, by participating in their online open house: https://sprstrategicplan.infocommunity.org/ What does this have to do with pickleball? TheyContinue reading “Seattle Parks and Recreation wants to hear from you!”

Your Chance to Chat with the Seattle Parks District Oversight Committee and Seattle Board of Park Commissioners

What Seattle Parks hosts Big Day of Play as a celebration of Seattle’s diversity and it encourages neighbors, communities and families to have fun, build relationships and be active together. It’s the day to play your way! We see this as the perfect day to advocate for pickleball. Read on. When This year, the BigContinue reading “Your Chance to Chat with the Seattle Parks District Oversight Committee and Seattle Board of Park Commissioners”

Tell Kirkland Parks: “More Pickleball Please”

The Kirkland Parks Department will be visiting Kirkland Parks to collect your parks and recreation stories in July and August. Look for a large blue human-sized butterfly. Tell it you would like to see more outdoor and indoor pickleball facilities in Kirkland. Here is where you can find it next: July 29 – 2 PMContinue reading “Tell Kirkland Parks: “More Pickleball Please””

ASK FOR MORE INDOOR AND OUTDOOR PICKLEBALL IN EDMONDS

Fill in this survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/87WJ69W Participate in the Thursday July 22 community meeting. During this meeting, thank the city for continuously improving the current outdoor courts, and for accommodating larger and larger numbers of players indoor. Then ask for more of the same: more indoor and outdoor pickleball. Add whatever else you would like toContinue reading “ASK FOR MORE INDOOR AND OUTDOOR PICKLEBALL IN EDMONDS”