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BOAT PARADE & BIKE RIDE JULY 9 COMMEMORATE BALLARD LOCKS OPENING 100 YEARS AGO

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ceremonial opening of the Ballard Locks, Lake Washington Ship Canal, and the Fremont Bridge, there will be a recreation of the 1917 Opening Day Boat Parade on Sunday, July 9.   The Fremont Historical Society sends these details about the event: The Adventuress, a historic schooner, will go […]

FNC Thanks Laurie Ames for Her History of Help with Fremont Projects; Welcomes New Community Engagement Coordinator

Fremont and the Fremont Neighborhood Council has had a series of official Department of Neighborhood liaisons over the past few years: Tim Durkan, Jenny Frankl, Karen Ko, and, most recently, Laurie Ames. All have been enormously helpful, even as the Department changed its staffing and its relationships with the neighborhoods it serves all over the […]

Fremont Historical Society Receives Grant to Update Website

  Congratulations to the Fremont Historical Society whose 4Culture grant request was selected for funding. They write: “As you may recall, the funds are to be used to develop the FHS website so that material can be easily added and updated. We plan to include the digital images of the buildings in Fremont taken in […]

Historical Society Hosts National Preservation Month Display with Fremont Library

Did your house pose for its beauty shot?  Visit the NATIONAL PRESERVATION MONTH DISPLAY hosted by the FREMONT HISTORICAL SOCIETY  partnering with the Fremont Public Library  in a display for National Preservation Month. Come by the library throughout May and see: Then/Now photos of historic buildings in Fremont with information on their architectural style, builders, […]

Matt Bazemore-Linden Ave N 2015

In Memory of a small community

Matt Bazemore painted this view of Linden Avenue before the demolitions that began this month, to replace these houses with 100mg clomid / cymbaltaonline-pharmacy.com / clomid side effects / cymbaltaonline-pharmacy / http://abilifygeneric-online.com/catalog/Depression/Cymbalta.htm / accutane dosage / zoloftonline-generic.com large multi-unit dwellings.  

Library hosts monthlong display of Fremont history–Reception May 9

The Fremont Historical Society reports that they “and the Fremont Public Library have a display at the library during the month of May.  It includes then/now photographs and information on several historic buildings in Fremont and an enlarged copy of the Fremont section of the 1905 Baist map.”  They say: New this year is a […]

"Wild Fremont" Photo by Linda J. Clifton

One-hundred-two photos of Fremont history

P-I gives us 101 photos of Fremont History–some X-rated. Plus one of Fremont chickens by a Fremont resident.

Updates & meetings re recent Fremont issues–development, crosswalks, parklets,

Development, design and the Wake for Affordable Housing: Linden Avenue N: The hearing on Linden appeal has been continued to Monday, March 16, 40th Floor Municipal Tower. More content later. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for updates too. https://www.facebook.com/FremontNeighborhoodCouncil 743 N 35th St (next to Fremont Library), Project #3016369 Design Review Board Meeting […]

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In Memoriam–Affordable Rental Houses in Fremont–Wake Feb. 21 at 1:30 pm

Join your Fremont Neighborhood Council, Fremont Historical Society and your neighbors for this remembrance of Fremont before it disappears. Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. at Fremont Baptist Church, 717 North 36th Street, Seattle. A Wake for Fremont’s Affordable Rental Houses The Fremont neighborhood will be hosting a wake for Fremont’s Affordable Rental Houses […]

Fremont Neighborhood Council active in community safety and more–Join us for 2015

In 2014 the Fremont Neighborhood Council took on a number of projects, including: Supported neighborhood efforts for increased pedestrian safety on Fremont Avenue, N 39th, and Stone Way N—improvements have been made on Stone Way and will be made on Fremont Avenue in 2015 Pressed successfully for restoration of the awning at Fremont Ave. and […]