SWPA is a grass-roots effort to create river recreation opportunity; promote river awareness, safety, and natural resource education; and develop the potential for future economic stimulus in Salmon,
Salmon’s history is intimately connected to the river. We want to celebrate and encourage those connections and resources. Our objective is to create a whitewater park in Salmon for community river recreation and promote economic stimulus for Salmon.
Build a Whitewater Park with 3 waves, located alongside the Island Park
Use no local tax-payer dollars for whitewater park development, construction, and long-term maintenance
Our goal is to build a park that all community members can use for river recreation and promotes economic stimulus for City of Salmon
SWPA qualifies as a 501C-3
SWPA is a sub-committee of LCEDA and reports to their Board of Directors
LCEDA’s mission is to build a diverse and sustainable economy that will create continuing, year-round, skilled employment opportunities.
LCEDA is a 501(c)3 non-profit
SWPA Grants are submitted and administered through LCEDA for non-profit status.
SWPA Association Commitee Members
Chace Slavin, President & Legal Counsel
Breann Westfall Green, VP & Treasurer
Amy Tonsmeire, Secretary & Marketing
Seth Tonsmeire, SALMON RIVERFEST CHAIR,