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Archive for June, 2012

Ask the City Council to Support Stone34

The City Council will be holding public meetings to discuss proposed changes to the Living Building Pilot Project (LBPP). The changes, authored by the Seattle Department of Planning & Development, would extend the life of the program beyond the end of the year and add needed flexibility to encourage development of more deep green buildings, […]

Learn More About Stone34’s Green Construction

Skanska, the developer of the Stone34 deep green building at Stone Way and N 34th is hosting a technical briefing for design and sustainability professionals on Tuesday, June 26th at noon at GGLO Architects (1301 First Ave on the Harbor Steps in downtown Seattle). RSVP required, to linda@lindamitchell.org Community Outreach/Stone34. Neighbors and supporters can stop […]

Watch for New Date for Stone34 Project

The Stone34 project update meeting at Fremont Abbey on 6/26 is being postponed…new date to be announced. Great City is hosting a brown bag panel discussion about Stone34 and the unique challenges of green building development with Skanska EVP Lisa Picard, and Brooks Sports CEO Jim Weber on Thursday, June 28th at noon at GGLO Architects […]

FNC MEETS MONDAY JUNE 25–AGENDA

  Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting–Monday, June 25, 2012  7:00 pm at Doric Lodge 92, 619 North 36th Street      AGENDA   6:45PM             Doors open   7:00PM             Welcome & Introductions   7:05PM             Announcements   7:10PM             Review and Approval of Outstanding Minutes & Treasurer’s Report   7:15PM             Guest Presentation:  Fremont Siphon Project       Project […]

Stone34 Passes Design Review…Next Steps

  Stone34 has been endorsed by FNC.  Their community outreach liaison Linda Mitchell writes, “The Design Review Board approved the Stone34 project at the end of March, finding that the project meets design guidelines and the goals of the Living Building Pilot Program. Thanks again to all who came to the many review meetings to […]

BF day site description--source: BFDay PTSA

Update: FNC Grants $5000 to BF DAY Project

On June 25, FNC voted to approve the donation of  $5,000 to the BF Day PTSA, for the BF Day Playground Improvement Project, in support of  PTSA’s grant proposal to the King County Youth Sports Facilities Grant Fund. On May 21 the Fremont Neighborhood Council board had unanimously voted to donate the money, but all expenditures […]

Fremont Celebrates Solstice

Put Solstice on your agenda and come enjoy the sun in Fremont, rain or shine.  http://www.fremontfair.org/  A quick list of the lineup is here: http://www.fremontuniverse.com/2012/06/04/fremont-fair-line-up/

Fremont Mural Helps Urban Youth with Art

Urban ArtWorks employs young people working with artists to create murals all around Seattle. In Fremont, the 46th Street Mural was painted by an Urban ArtWorks crew and is listed on their site.  FNC is the fiscal agent for the 46th Street Mural’s creation and its ongoing stewardship.