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Join Your Fremont Neighborhood Council!

Your Fremont Neighborhood Council (FNC) helps you make Fremont, the “Center of the Universe,” even better! Join us. Neighborhood residents just like you, we organize community meetings and forums, attend public hearings, confer with City and County officials, support neighbors who take on special projects, and much more.  In 2018 your FNC acted: MHA: Joined […]

City Council will take crucial vote on MHA on 2-25-19

An amendment vote on MHA legislation will be taken by the City Council on Monday, February 25, 2019, at 2:30pm or after a City Council  Committee Discussion & Potential Vote on amendments, MHA & Comp Plan CBs, and Companion Resolution–Seattle City Hall, Council Chambers, 600 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, on Monday, March 18, 2019, 2:00pm The full Council has […]

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Free disposal at city transfer stations as SPU catches up after #SnowMageddon

From Alert Seattle: Weather permitting, residential solid waste collection will resume on February 13 on delayed schedule. Please see updated collection plans: atyourservice.seattle.gov   We appreciate the challenges from these delayed services and apologize for the inconvenience to our customers, as we recover from these major storm events. Seattle Public Utilities is also providing free disposal […]

Be Part of Hello/Goodbye: Viaduct Arts Festival.

Fremont Arts Council shares exciting news: “We are very pleased to announce that the Fremont Arts Council has been invited to collaborate on  Hello/Goodbye: Viaduct Arts Festival.  In celebration of the future waterfront and tunnel, the Office of the Waterfront and the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture will activate the top deck of Alaskan […]

Save the Date–FNC meets Jan. 28, 2019

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, January 28, 2019: 7-8:45 p.m. Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St Advance notice: Please hold the date Monday, January 28, 2019 7 p.m., Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St., downtown Fremont Homelessness in Fremont –  What Should FNC Do? Policy Positions and Action Options Full agenda coming soon. Join/Renew your membership with the Fremont Neighborhood […]

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HAPPY NEW YEAR! Wishing you a bright 2019!

May kind winds blow your way in the new year! From your Fremont Neighborhood Council

How to navigate during “Maximum Constraint”

Seattle staff is working to try to minimize problems of navigating the Seattle Squeeze during the period of “Maximum Constraint” when the Viaduct comes down and the tunnel is finally opened. Some of us from FNC attended an information session and received this follow-up, which we’re passing on to you: “Thank you for attending one […]

You’ve seen Dorpat & Sherrard in the Seattle Times–meet them in Fremont sharing “The Historic Hundred”

Catch Paul Dorpat and Jean Sherrard — photo-history presentation on their new book, Seattle Now and Then: The Historic Hundred, on Sunday, November 25, at 2:00 p.m. at the Fremont Branch Library, 731 N. 35th Street. Free! Refreshments! Drawn from the Seattle Now and Then columns in the Seattle Times, numbering 1,800 written over 36 […]

News for Fremonsters – ADUs/ DADUs – Trees – Playfield Renovations

ADUs and DADUs EIS challenge explained A city-wide meeting was held on November 1, 7-9 pm at the Queen Anne Community regarding the recent appeal filed by the Queen Anne Community Council challenging the city’s Final Environmental Impact Study (FEIS) for proposed changes to ADU/ DADU (Accessory Dwelling Unit –aka “mother-in-law apartment”—and Detached Accessory Dwelling […]

Should Lanz Fremont building provide main entrance on Fremont Ave. N?

The Fremont Neighborhood Council has been quite concerned about the Lanz Fremont 3-story 32-unit apartment building being reviewed for construction at 3959 & 3965 Fremont Ave N.  The building faces Fremont Avenue N on the east, on the edge of the Fremont Urban Village, but the west it presents a large presence, facing a very […]