Honor a Loved One, Family Member, or Friend

The City of Happy Valley is pleased to provide an opportunity to purchase an attractive bench for placement within a City park through its Sponsor-A-Bench Program.

Any person or group can sponsor a bench, offering a useful and unique way to commemorate a loved one, honor a family member or friend, or simply share a friendly message with park visitors. An engraved bronze plaque with your custom message will be installed on the bench, preserving the dedication of the bench for generations to come.

Click here to view a sample bench and plaque.

Participating Park Locations

  • Happy Valley City Park (13770 SE Ridgecrest Road)
  • Southern Lites Neighborhood Park (12088 SE 117th Avenue)
  • Ashley Meadows Neighborhood Park (15410 SE Oregon Trail Drive)

To sponsor a bench, complete an application and submit it to the City:

16000 SE Misty Dr.
Happy Valley, OR 97086

Order & Delivery Process

You will be contacted by a City representative to confirm your order and review your location request. The City of Happy Valley tries to accommodate specific requests, but locations cannot be guaranteed. Final bench locations will be at the discretion of the City of Happy Valley based on safety, accessibility, and aesthetics.

Once your order has been approved by the City of Happy Valley, it will be forwarded to Northwest Playground Equipment, Inc. They will custom build your bench and contact you directly to assist you with your order. An important note: Arrangement for payment, confirmation of total cost (approximately $1626.00), order tracking, and delivery will be the sole responsibility of the purchaser.

Upon delivery of the bench to the City, you will be contacted to confirm delivery and inform you of the scheduled day for installation. The City of Happy Valley will be responsible for the installation of the bench.