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NEW ZONING MAPS RELEASED BY CITY

Two FNC board members, Toby Thaler and Pete Hornyack, serve on the city’s HALA’s Focus Group, and will meet next Thursday, October 27th. Meanwhile, they share some information about maps the city is considering.  Toby writes, “You can see all available maps and down load as (very large) pdf files here: https://hala.consider.it/  Pete adds, “The […]

FNC Monthly Meeting Features HALA Update–Tonight, Aug. 22, at 7 pm

Tonight! Hear this HALA/Seattle 2035 Update from FNC Board Members Toby Thaler and Pete Hornyack–The City of Seattle’s Housing & Livability Agenda (HALA) has been moving through a community engagement process of which FNC Members Toby Thaler and Pete Hornyack have been participating.  They will give an overview of their experience serving on the HALA […]

City Council Voted Aug. 2, 930 AM on Mandatory Housing Framework Policy Amendment

Fremont Neighborhood Council has not taken an official FNC position on HALA or Seattle 2035, but FNC does want all residents in Fremont to be aware of what is happening on that front. UPDATE ON STORY BELOW–here is a link to the PLUZ Committee action. In brief, “The Council’s Planning, Land Use & Zoning committee […]

New Buildings, Dog Parks, District Council Changes, Grant Guidelines on FNC Agenda July 25

Monday, July, 25, 2016, 7-8:30pm, Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting at Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.

 AGENDA: 7pm    Introductions 7:10    Announcements/Upcoming Events

 7/19: Tableau Grants for the Fremont Community: Happy Hour & Info Night 5:30pm 7/19: Solstice Parade debrief, 7:10pm at the Powerhouse Fremont Arts Council. Can’t make it? Take the survey at surveymonkey.com/r/SolsticeParadeSurvey 7/26: […]

Learn about Seattle Housing Levy, Seattle Freight Mobility Plan, upcoming FNC projects May 23

Full agenda for Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting

 Monday, May 23, 2016, 7-8:30pm at  Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.


– Seattle Housing Levy, Seattle Freight Mobility Plan, upcoming FNC projects: 7pm        Introductions 7:10        Announcements/Upcoming Events Farewell Mitzi Simons Fremont Clean-Up Day: Saturday, May 28th 9:30-11:30. Meet at Patrick Place Apartments (PPA) at 9:30am for refreshments and supplies. Meet […]

Seattle plans for the future can affect Fremont

Seattle is considering both the HALA (Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda) & Seattle 2035 Comprehensive Plan As Seattle looks ahead, major re-zones to in a number of neighborhoods are proposed, with the hope that increasing the number of units and setting aside units as affordable will increase availability of housing at more reasonable prices. Many […]

Keeping up with Development

Want to know more about that new land use notice that just went up on your block? Seeing construction start and wondering what the planned result is?  Seattle in Progress describes itself as “a free desktop and mobile web app for seeing what’s being built in Seattle. Think of it as a modern alternative to […]

HALA Community Conversation Wednesday March 30, 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Hamilton Middle School

“If you live in or around the Wallingford Residential Urban Village (or the Fremont Urban Village), HALA (the Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda) will impact your neighborhood.  …The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is hosting the HALA Community Conversation meeting at Hamilton International Middle School, 1610 N 41st Street, on Wednesday March 30 from 6:00 PM to […]

HALA EXPLAINED, WITH BIG IMPACT POTENTIAL IN EAST FREMONT

The HALA proposal to increase housing density in Seattle could create dramatic change in Fremont, especially that part of Fremont east of Aurora Avenue and west of Stone Way N.  Local meetings to explain the changes: Wednesday,January 20th, 2016–Wallingford Urban Village Zoning Changes: Informational Meeting Wallingford Community Council “Urban Village, Seattle 2035 and HALA Informational […]

Have your say on Seattle’s future–Open Houses and surveys

The Seattle Department of Planning and Development asks: How should Seattle grow over the next 20 years? They write: So far, we’ve held three open houses, and over 300 people have provided feedback on the Draft Plan and Key Proposals. Don’t miss your chance to provide your feedback! Come to one of our two open […]