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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, […]

Meet Seattle’s new little tunneling machine

The Fremont Siphon will begin drilling soon, and you can meet the new machine Tuesday, Feb. 16, 11:30-1:30 at 2nd NW and NW Canal Street.  

FNC Hosts HALA Discussion Monday night

HALA will be the major topic on the agenda at FNC Monday evening, but not the only one–Please join us for the first Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting of the year! Learn about the Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda (HALA) and what it means for Fremont’s future. Monday, January 25, 2015, 7-8:30pm at Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.

 AGENDA 7pm    […]

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 […]

FNC Board talking trees Nov 23–agenda & 2016 meeting schedule posted here

Tonight! Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, November 23 2015, 7-8:30pm Location: Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. AGENDA 7pm    Introductions 7:10    Announcements/Upcoming Events

/Surveys Fremont Chamber Holiday Party & Awards Celebration Wednesday, December 2, 5pm @Fremont Studios Lenin Lighting & Fremont Festivus Weekend Friday, December 4, 5pm @Red Triangle Take the Seattle Green Partnership Community Survey! Help SDOT improve […]

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 […]

Taxes, Safety, Development & Design,Traffic, Earthquakes–lots to have your say on

Coming up soon: City Council Begins Budget Process — Public Hearing: Tuesday, October 6, 5:30 p.m., Council Chambers.  The City Council is the midst of a two-month review of Mayor Murray’s proposed 2016 operating budget. Between September 28 and November 23, Councilmembers will evaluate proposed spending in City departments, hear from the public, make amendments, […]

DPD invites comment on urban village expansion areas, HALA and more about Seattle 2035

Weigh in on Seattle 2035. Several community meetings are planned–the closest to Fremont will be Nov. 5 in Ballard and Nov. 14 at North Seattle Community College–highlighted in red below. The comment period ends Nov. 20. Here’s the full invitation with links to more information: You’re Invited to a Seattle 2035 Open House The Department […]