From the desk of Jon Snyder
Outdoor Recreation and Economic Development
Senior Policy Advisor to Governor Jay Inslee
New outdoor recreation guidance released: Updated Phase 1 & 2 Outdoor Recreation – (PDF)
Now includes aquariums
Updated Phase 2 Golf- Mini Golf/Putt Putt/Pools– (PDF)
Memo– (Includes moving certain gymnastics activities up to modified phase 1)
All business guidelines (updated frequently):
Health and safety information in multiple languages:
All the latest updates: https://coronavirus.wa.gov/
- Black Lives Matter and public spaces:
Words aren’t enough this time
- Black Lives Matter; running, birding and outdoors while black:
- Black Lives Matter and economic justice:
- Black Lives Matter and inclusivity:
- Black Lives Matter: businesses and organizations respond:
WA outdoor business news:
Hunting and Fishing news:
Overnight camping to be recommended soon (Clallam County)
None this month.
Safe Routes to School and Pedestrian/Bicycle Program Call for Projects
If you missed our informational webinar on the Pedestrian and Bicyclist Program and the Safe Routes to School Program grants you can view the archived edition for an overview of program goals, evaluation criteria, eligible project elements, and the online portion of the application.
Applications are due July 13 (Pedestrian/Bicyclist Program) and July 20 (Safe Routes to School).The archive and other information are linked on the program page.
Contact for questions: Charlotte Claybrooke, Active Transportation Program Manager, Claybrc@wsdot.wa.gov.
LATEST COVID-19 UPDATES & RESOURCES: https://coronavirus.wa.gov/
Outdoor recreation and Economic Development
Senior Policy Advisor to Gov. Jay Inslee
Outdoor recreation and Economic Development Senior Policy Advisor to Gov. Jay Inslee
Office: 360-902-0488 Mobile: 360-584-3804
As Executive Director of Recreation Northwest, Todd Elsworth promotes outdoor recreation and brings community together to enjoy, preserve and improve the places where we play. His decades of extensive event production, marketing and writing experience propel this passion. You might bump into him and his daughter Violet while they’re biking, hiking, paddling or skiing in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.