Land Use

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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:  Pete adds, “The […]

HALA updates posted

The City of Seattle has posted what’s been happening with HALA and feedback so far. Take a look: Come see our web updates!  Based on feedback on our website and the progress so far, we have made it much easier to track HALA progress and get information. The What’s Happening tab is the center for progress on policies and […]

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 […]

Agenda for July 25 FNC meeting revised

Presentation by Weber Thompson Architects added–learn more about their 7-story “Living Office Building”  planned for 900 N 34th St., NE, corner of N 34th and Troll Avenue N. REVISED AGENDA
Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
Monday, July, 25, 2016, 7-8:30pm, Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. 7pm    Introductions 7:10    Announcements/Upcoming Events 7/26: Spoke & Food at Red […]

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 […]

Guest Rob Johnson at March 28 FNC meeting–join now!

Join to stay in touch with issues like HALA, zoning, pedestrian and bike safety, development, public safety, and local arts.  Upcoming agenda for  Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting

, Monday, March 28, 2016, 7-8:30pm Location: Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. 7pm        Introductions  Including Josué Blanco, website volunteer! 7:10        Announcements/Upcoming Events  April 6: Neighborhood Expo, 4:30p – 7:30p at […]

Geotech drilling near Fremont for tunnel design

Jeanne Muir of Urban Relations, Inc. sent this about upcoming drilling near the Ship Canal–details including map attached 2016-02-03-ShipCanal-Geotechnotice_February_final.  The whole project is described here. …I wanted to let you know of upcoming geotechnical drilling near Fremont. It is the first of about 10 locations along the path of this project between Ballard and Wallingford, […]