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Changes coming to bus stops and bike routes in Fremont epicenter

Changes, and maybe not enough changes, may be coming to the very center of Fremont, at N 34th and Fremont Avenue N.  Here’s part of what Seattle Bike Blog reports on the issue: SDOT is in the early design phase for bus stop improvements on Fremont Ave between N 34th and 36th Streets directly north […]

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 […]

Keep up with neighborhood changes with FNC–next meeting June 27

As the neighborhood changes, learn more at FNC meetings. Join us at the June Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
, Monday, June, 27, 2016, 7-8:30pm at the Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.

 Up first–plans for the trucks using Fremont streets.  AGENDA: 7pm    Introductions 7:10    Announcements/Upcoming Events Fremont Neighborhood Cleanup a success! Fremont Solstice Recap Neighbor Night Out […]

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 […]

FNC Annual Meeting April 25 features City Councilmember Mike O’Brien

Fremont Neighborhood Council Annual General Meeting featuring Seattle City Councilmember Mike O’Brien  Monday, April 25, 2016, 7-8:30pm at Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.


 
All Fremont residents welcome! DRAFT AGENDA 7pm        Introductions 7:10        Announcements/Upcoming Events 7:15        SDOT Restricted Parking Zone (RPZ) Policy Review 7:30        SPECIAL GUEST: Seattle City Councilmember Mike O’Brien, District 6 representative, including […]

ST3 unveiled–your thoughts?

The Stranger’s article links to maps and project lists, so we are quoting it here. One early observation–no service to Fremont (or Wallingford) in this round. But so much else is included, your close look is invited; remember, too, that this plan links up with existing bus service and Rapid Rides current and planned.   […]

SDOT Would like Your Input on the Restricted Parking Zone (RPZ) Program–March 31 deadline

Parking–the City would really like to hear from Fremont. Fremont had had an Residential Parking Zone (RPZ) for a number of years. The RPZ was an initiative led by residents and the FNC working collaboratively with Seattle’s Department of Transportation (SDOT) to put it in place. During the last year, FNC has heard feedback and […]

Westlake Cycle Track to begin construction soon

Westlake Cycle Track update from SDOT: WESTLAKE CYCLE TRACK CONSTRUCTION–Construction is coming soon!  The Westlake Cycle Track is moving forward! Contractor KC Equipment plans to begin construction of the 1.2-mile cycle track later this year.  We look forward to opening the new protected bike lane in summer 2016. Be sure to visit our project website […]

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 […]

Fremont Neighborhood Greenways

Fremont Greenways seeking projects as group organizes–meeting Nov 4

Fremont Greenways is planning to improve pedestrian and cycle ways to get around Fremont.  On November 4 they will be holding a project identification workshop to “help Fremont Neighborhood Greenways identify potential projects in and around Fremont. Past Greenways projects have included crosswalks, bike lanes, safe routes to schools, and more. Format will be open […]