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Tag: Swan Creek Park


Progress afoot for those who walk, run and ride

This editorial will appear in Thursday’s print edition.

From the shores of Commencement Bay to the foothills of Mount Rainier, more opportunities for recreation are falling into place.

• The day people will be able to walk from Thea Foss Waterway to Point Defiance is a little closer, thanks to work being done at the old Asarco smelter site. Part of Mike Cohen’s billion-dollar Point Ruston development, the mile-long Waterwalk Esplanade ( will link the existing walkway along Commencement Bay to Point Defiance Park when it opens in the next few months.

The esplanade – which will

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