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Community input sought on light rail alignment, station locations for Ballard & West Seattle

How will Fremont residents access light rail on Seattle’s west side? Now is the time to explore this question with the City.  Seattle’s Office of Planning and Community Development is seeking input through a set of community meetings. Below is their invitation with the meetings closest to Fremont listed–there are several more for other neighborhoods: […]

Bike Share–is it working for Fremont?

What do you think of Bike Share? SDOT wants to hear from Fremont. Here’s their request: “Beginning in July 2017, the Seattle Department of Transportation has allowed private companies to deploy free-floating bike share bikes in Seattle. We are the first U.S. city to regulate this model, and we are eager to understand what worked, […]

2015 Marketime mural Fremont

What’s planned for bike mobility, Stone and 36th and Waterway 23 dock access?

AGENDA-Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, February 26, 2018, 7 p.m. Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th S SDOT will present its proposed bike mobility improvements for N 34th Street,, and Stone Way N will get a new building at N 36th–come and see the plans. FNC will also hear more about the Lake Washington Rowing Club […]

Jan. 2018 FNC Features Greenways, Dock Access, Upzones Challenge

Tonight. Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, January 22, 2018: 7-8:30 p.m. Location: Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. AGENDA 7:05 Introductions and Announcements • Seattle Neighborhood Greenways’ Volunteer Appreciation Party; Friday, February 2, 5:30PM – 7:30PM; Impact Hub 3rd Floor; 220 2nd Ave S Seattle, WA 98104 • Council District 4 (includes East Fremont) HALA MHA up zoning proposal “Open House”; Tuesday […]

SDOT Seeks Public Input on N34th St Mobility Improvement Plan

Seattle Department of Transportation is planning changes on N 34th St. between Fremont N. and Stone Way N. and seeks your input on the plan.  They write: “As part of our mission to improve transportation safety and connectivity in the Fremont community we are continuing our work on a N 34th Mobility Improvements plan to […]

Lighting up Fremont Bridge Lights – A Pilot Project for Seattle

This just in, December 12, 2017, from the Seattle Department of Transportation re:  Fremont Bridge Lights In celebration of the Fremont Bridge’s centennial anniversary, the Seattle Department of Transportation, in partnership with the Office of Arts and Culture (ARTS), will light the Fremont Bridge on the Winter Solstice, December 21st. Installation of permanent, artist-designed lighting […]

Metro Improves Service in Fremont Using 2014 Prop 1 Dollars

On September 23 Metro will improve service to a number of routes, including several in Fremont. See the full list at Metro Service Change here. Fremont routes experiencing changes are: 5, 28, 40, 44, 62, RapidRide E, and late night Fremont routes being extended are the 5, 44, and Rapid Ride E. You can see those details […]

King County Councilmember Invites You to Coffee

King County Councilmember Jeanne Kohl-Welles will hold a series of coffees to discuss issues important Council District 4 which includes Fremont. These include affordable housing, homelessness, transit access, heath and equity and more. Closest to Fremont is the Ballard Coffee at Coffee Works, 2600 NW Market St, Friday, Sept. 22, 12:—1:30 pm. Coffee with Jeanne […]

Metro Adding Transit Capacity to Ease Crowding on Fremont Routes

Fremont will see one or two new weekday morning trips on routes 5, 26E, 28E, 31, 62 and the E line. One new weekday late-afternoon trip on route 62 and the E line. Three new evening trips on route 40.  Not a huge increase in capacity, but should help ease some crush loads a bit. […]

FNC Meets to Discuss HALA in Fremont Monday Night Feb. 27

HALA will occupy a prominent place on the agenda of the next Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting on Monday, February 27, 2017,  7-8:30pm at  Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. BF Day will present an update on Phase II of their playground improvements. The full agenda includes: 7pm    Intros/Announcements February 27  @6:30p, the City of Seattle Department of Construction […]