Olmsted Legacy Task Force - Final Report The final set of recommendations by the Olmsted Legacy Task Force, formed by the Parks Department, was put forward earlier this spring and is now under review by the Board of Park Commissioners. MOHAI History Café: Volunteer Park from Cemetery to City Landmark Join Jennifer Ott as she uncovers how Volunteer Park’s designers, caretakers, and users have shaped its ever-evolving landscape. Join Us on May 18th for our Walking Tour in Kinnear Park and SW Queen Anne Hill Members of the Queen Anne Historical Society will be joining us and talking about early development and historical properties that we'll encounter on this walk. Announcing our 2019 Summer Walking Tour Schedule Celebrating April 30 as "Seattle Olmsted Day"! John Charles Olmsted first arrived in Seattle on Thursday, April 30, 1903, setting in motion the creation of our city’s connected system of parks and boulevards that is still largely intact today.