Parks & Open Space

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FNC Updated on Ernst Park and the Fremont Siphon–Still Time to Comment on HALA and More

At the October 22 FNC meeting, Seattle Parks and Recreation presented the three options being considered for the expansion of  A.B. Ernst Park,  located at 715 N. 35th St. next to the Fremont Library, which several present urged be named the Fremont Central Park, Fremont Library Park, or Slippery Slope Park for the new slides […]

ERNST Park Design Open House 6 pm Tonight Before FNC Meeting

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
 Monday, October 24, , Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. Open House about A.B. Ernst Park – 6-7pm FNC Meeting: 7-8:30pm AGENDA 6pm  OPEN HOUSE: A.B. Ernst Park Project 7pm  Presentation: A. B. Ernst Park Project Seattle Parks and Recreation is expanding A. B. Ernst Park located at 715 N. 35th St. […]

FNC Hosts Seattle Parks and Recreation for Your Input on A.B. Ernst Park Addition

Seattle Parks and Recreation invites the community to provide feedback on the schematic design for the addition to A.B. Ernst Park. Please join us on Monday, October 24, 2016 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Doric Temple #92, 619 N. 36th St. prior to the Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting for an open house.  In […]

Fremont’s Hazel Heights P-Patch Shares Harvests with FamilyWorks Food Bank

Fremont Neighborhood Council board member Judie Clarridge sent us this report: Hazel Heights P-Patch Community Garden, located in Fremont at the corner of NW 42nd St and Baker Ave NW, is in the midst of its seventh growing season.  The Fremont Neighborhood Council donated funds towards its construction and later for its sign. Like other […]

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 […]

2016 Ernst Park meeting 6-15-16

June 26 at Fremont Sunday Market , See Plans for Ernst Park Extension

As part of the parks levy Seattle passed last year, Ernst Park next to the Fremont Library will be expanding. Now Parks & Rec wants your opinion on the park design.  Seattle Parks & Recreation wrote: Dear A.B. Ernst Park and Fremont neighbors and friends, Seattle Parks and Recreation is excited to be moving forward […]


Ernst Park in downtown Fremont, between the library and the building that houses Agrodulce–where Still Life in Fremont used to be–is only half developed. That half provides ADA access to the library’s lower floor and a pleasant place to sit on sunny days. Now Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) plans development of the other half […]


The new Troll’s Knoll P-Patch is being developed in Fremont by volunteers right now. Learn more at the Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting tonight, March 28, at 7 pm, and earn yourself a place in line to get your own plot by volunteering to help complete the project. Here’s more: P-PATCH COMMUNITY GARDENING PROGRAM –TROLLS KNOLL […]

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 […]

What should the zoo do with their new Tropical Asia exhibit?

The Woodland Park Zoo is asking the community’s advice in planning its next major exhibit—redevelopment of a 3.4-acre area of its Tropical Asia zone that formerly housed elephants, along with other animals.  They’ve posted information and a survey here.