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New Utility Box Painting Added at N 46th and Whitman Ave. N

Traveling east under Aurora at N 46th, you’ll see the newest of the utility box paintings added to Fremont’s streetscape by artist Kyler Martz with support from the Fremont Neighborhood Council in partnership with Urban Artworks.  

MEET WITH CONGRESSWOMAN JAYAPAL’S STAFF IN AUGUST

Fremonsters are invited to join staff from the Seattle office of Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal for a neighborhood meet-up in August. There will be two meet-ups to choose from — August 15 at Broadview Branch Library or August 24 at the Miir Flagship store in Wallingford. At both events, staff will provide an overview of the […]

FNC Adopts Community Investment Grants Process

FNC will be continuing its tradition of offering community investment grants and has now adopted formal guidelines and a new application form. Find full information here.

BOAT PARADE & BIKE RIDE JULY 9 COMMEMORATE BALLARD LOCKS OPENING 100 YEARS AGO

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ceremonial opening of the Ballard Locks, Lake Washington Ship Canal, and the Fremont Bridge, there will be a recreation of the 1917 Opening Day Boat Parade on Sunday, July 9.   The Fremont Historical Society sends these details about the event: The Adventuress, a historic schooner, will go […]

FNC Thanks Laurie Ames for Her History of Help with Fremont Projects; Welcomes New Community Engagement Coordinator

Fremont and the Fremont Neighborhood Council has had a series of official Department of Neighborhood liaisons over the past few years: Tim Durkan, Jenny Frankl, Karen Ko, and, most recently, Laurie Ames. All have been enormously helpful, even as the Department changed its staffing and its relationships with the neighborhoods it serves all over the […]

Street Arts and New Housing Plans on FNC Agenda for June

Tonight: Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, June 26, 2017, 7-8:30 p.m. Location: Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. AGENDA
 
(Revised) 7:00    Introductions 7:10    Announcements/Upcoming Events Tacos Guaymas has closed; building sold, new one coming Other upcoming meetings/events

/announcements [Your announcement here!] 7:20  Signal and other utility box painting  Status of maintenance of existing box paintings. Bruce Grewell: FNC grant […]

Your Tax Dollars at Work–Take a Look During the Solstice Fair

The Fremont Siphon Replacement Project is done at last! Please join King County on Sunday, June 18 to celebrate the completion of the Fremont Siphon Replacement Project!  Tours from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m The facility at 215 N.W. 36th St. in Seattle will be open for tours from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. The […]

SEATTLE RACES HEAT UP AS INFORMATION ABOUNDS

Seattle will be choosing a new mayor and several city councilmembers this fall. The primary August 1 will choose the top two candidates in each race, regardless of party, and final choices will be made on Nov. 7, 2017. Register by July 3 to vote in the primary; if you miss that deadline, register by […]

Fremont Solstice Parade, Fremont Fair & Fremont Siphon Project Moving Along

In Fremont: Solstice Parade gets ready to roll and the Fremont Siphon Replacement Project sends an update: Welcome to Fremont Solstice Parade Central! We’re gearing up for a deliriously good time! Are you ready? Fremont Solstice Parade begins earlier this year, at 1:00 pm on June 17th, 2017. What’s happening at the Powerhouse? The floats […]

Monday Night–FNC May Meeting

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
  Monday, May 22, 2017, 7-8:30 p.m. Location: Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. AGENDA 7:00    Introductions 7:10    Announcements/Upcoming Events Amazon People’s Shareholder Event, Tuesday, May 23, Fremont Foundry, 8 – 10 a.m.  http://seattle.carpediem.cd/events/3603985-amazon-peoples-shareholder-event-at-fremont-foundry-154-n-35th-st-seattle/ Repaving of N. 50th and other streets in Wallingford and Green Lake. http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/greenlakepaving.htm Open House Wednesday, May 24, 2017; […]