Half-acre Kids’ Zone planned for Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

Metro Parks Tacoma is accepting bids on a project to create a children’s play area at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, according to a legal notice published this week in the Tacoma Daily Index.

The project involves clearing a half-acre site in order to create a so-called Kids’ Zone and install a variety of amenities that include artificial trees, climbing walls, streams, playground equipment, and a picnic shelter. The project budget is approximately $850,000 to $900,000. The bid deadline expires at 10 a.m. on Thurs., Oct. 30. Metro Parks Tacoma will host two pre-bid meetings at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, located at 11601 Trek Drive E., in Eatonville on Thurs., Oct. 9, at 10 a.m., and on Tues., Oct. 14, at 10 a.m.

More information is available online here.