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SDOT Responds on Pedestrian Safety at Stone Way and N 41st

Fremont Neighborhood Council received the following response to FNC’s March meeting discussing  pedestrian safety improvements at Stone Way N and N 41st on the eastern edge of Fremont, and FNC’s subsequent letter supporting prompt and effective action on those improvements (emphasis added):                                                                                                                        4/17/14 Stephanie Pure, Chair, Fremont Neighborhood Council Dear Stephanie: I’m writing to [...]

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Apply by April 30 for mini-grant funding for safe routes to school projects

The Seattle Department of Transportation writes: …now accepting applications for mini-grants of up to $1,000 to fund projects that educate students about pedestrian and bicycle safety and encourage walking and biking to school. Private and public schools, PTAs, neighborhood councils, local advocacy organizations, and other school-related nonprofit groups may apply. In a change from previous [...]

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Stone Way & 41st, Metro Funding, Feet First, Coalition for an Affordable and Livable Seattle Make Full FNC Agenda March 24

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting – AGENDA Monday, March 24, 2014, 7-8:30pm at Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.(Map) 7pm    Introductions 7:05    Announcements 7:15    King County Councilmember Larry Phillips  Larry Phillips is the Chair of the Metropolitan King Council and represents District 4 (which includes Fremont). King County deals mainly with Metro transit, jails, parks, libraries, and [...]

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News Highlights Danger for Pedestrians at Stone & N 41st

KING-TV covered part of the story about  pedestrian safety at N 41st and Stone Way N and the discussion at Monday night’s Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting, Feb. 24.http://www.king5.com/news/cities/seattle/Mother-fights-for-safer-Wallingford-ped-crossing-246999481.html  An earlier story on KIRO  http://m.kirotv.com/news/news/mother-continues-fight-light-dangerous-crosswalk/ndX9r/  alerted the neighborhood about the meeting. The SDOT representative present heard a the concerns voice by FNC board members and by [...]

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News Highlights Danger for Pedestrians at Stone & N 41st

KING-TV covered part of the story about  pedestrian safety at N 41st and Stone Way N and the discussion at Monday night’s Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting, Feb. 24.http://www.king5.com/news/cities/seattle/Mother-fights-for-safer-Wallingford-ped-crossing-246999481.html  An earlier story on KIRO  http://m.kirotv.com/news/news/mother-continues-fight-light-dangerous-crosswalk/ndX9r/  alerted the neighborhood about the meeting. The SDOT representative present heard a the concerns voice by FNC board members and by [...]

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RapidRide and Pedestrian Safety on FNC Agenda Feb. 24

Learn about Aurora’s new RapidRide E Line and progress on pedestrian safety at Stone Way N and N 41st at the February Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting AGENDA Monday, February 24, 2014, 7-8:30pm, Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. All Fremont Neighbors Welcome! 7pm    Introductions 7:05     Announcements 7:15     Aurora RapidRide E Line Status Update Jonathan Dong, Senior Transportation Planner, [...]

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SDOT Responds But Will This Fix at N 41st & Stone Way N Protect Pedestrians?

The Fremont Neighborhood Council recently received the following response to FNC’s letter expressing concern about pedestrian safety, especially for Hamilton Middle School students, at N 41st and Stone Way N. The improvements planned, to be done by the end of February, and further possible action are bolded below: Dear Stone Way Community: Thank you for [...]

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Engage in Choice of New Seattle Police Chief

From Seattle Neighborhood Group: Dear Seattle Community members: I am honored to serve on the Seattle Police Chief Search Advisory Committee and I would like to take this opportunity to let you know how your voice can be heard in the process. The timeline is short, so I encourage you to look at the following [...]

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All Fremont Neighbors Welcome! Fremont Neighborhood Council Meets Jan.27

Meet our brand-new WA State representative, hear about Gas Works Park upgrade and pedestrian safety at 43rd and Fremont Avenue at the FNC meeting Monday, January 27, 7-8:30pm, Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. law coursework AGENDA 7pm Introductions 7:05 Announcements 7:15 Introduction and Legislative Update–Presenter: Brady Walkinshaw, newly-appointed 43rd Legislative District State Representative 7:25 [...]

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Devil in the Details: Fremont neighbors asked to weigh in on Pedestrian Master Plan

The Department of Planning and Development (DPD) is asking for input on the Pedestrian Zone Mapping Project (pedestrian retail areas). But you will have to search to find plans for Fremont and Wallingford.  Here are the links: essay writers Stone Way N – south of N 45th St. Stone Way N – south of N [...]

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