Watts Serenity Park
Los Angeles | California

What We’re Doing
Partnered closely with a historically underfunded neighborhood to create a new park that represents the community’s character, culture, needs, and wants.

Our Goal
Ensure all residents of Los Angeles have equitable access to safe, climate-smart parks and green spaces within a 10-minute walk of home.

Watts Serenity Park
About This Project
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  • Project Timeline

    2009 – TPL begins outreach in the community to develop Watts Serenity Park.
    2010 – TPL successfully secures almost $5 million for the acquisition and development of Watts Serenity Park.
    2011 – TPL purchases the vacant land at 11300 Monitor Avenue and gives it to the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks.
    2014 – TPL begins construction on the park.
    2015 – Watts Serenity Park is open to the community.

Partnership Makes It Happen
Get in Touch With Our California Team
Los Angeles Office

135 West Green Street
2nd Floor
Pasadena, CA, 91105
(323) 223-0441
losangeles@tpl.org

Sacramento Office

1107 9th Street
Suite 1050
Sacramento, CA, 95814
(916) 557-1673
sacramento@tpl.org

San Francisco Office

101 Montgomery Street
Suite 900
San Francisco, CA, 94104
(415) 495-4014
sanfrancisco@tpl.org

Vice President Pacific Region, California State Director

415-800-5267
california@tpl.org