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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 […]

City Light Continues Electronic Equipment Upgrades in Fremont & Wallingford

“Starting in late December 2016, Seattle City Light will be supporting enhanced cellular and data services in Fremont and Wallingford by upgrading electronic equipment to 11 utility poles throughout the public right-of-way of these neighborhoods” Fremont, and Wallingford, will be getting an upgrade, says Seattle City Light. “…Affected customers are receiving the information [copied below]. “Highlights…: This […]

Help Students Learn English as a Second Language

Literary Source is looking for volunteers and for students for a free English as a Second Language Conversation Group opportunity at the Fremont Library. Literary Source explains: “The Tableau Foundation recently granted Literacy Source, a nonprofit organization, funds to provide a free English as a Second Language Conversation Group opportunity at the Fremont Library.  It […]

Zoo and Fremont Arts Council Share News

2016 Call for Artists–Fremont Arts Council’s Feast of the Winter Solstice  Deadline–Friday, December 9th, 2016, by midnight, for the Feast of the Winter Solstice December 21, 2016. The Fremont Arts Council invites artists to propose art installations and performance for the Feast of the Winter Solstice, a spectacular annual gathering for the FAC community. The […]

Agenda for Nov. 28 FNC Meeting Expanded–Join Us Tonight.

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
 Monday, November 28, 2016 Meeting: 7-8:30pm Location: Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. REVISED AGENDA 7pm  Intros/Announcements Nov 25-Jan. 1:  Woodland Park Zoo WildLights, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. nightly Dec. 2:  Lenin Lighting (part of Fremont Festivus), 5pm Dec. 10: North Transfer Station Celebration 10:00 – 11:30 am; 1350 N 34th St., Intersection of N. 34th St. […]

Feast of the Winter Solstice! Save the Date & Call for Crews from Fremont Arts Council

You are invited to party with the Fremont Arts Council…and to volunteer to help the party happen–see list of opportunities below: FAC writes: This has truly been a challenging year, filled with clashing passions, troubling headlines, fear and frustration. Even more reason to come together to engage in reflection, artistic expression, and most of all, […]

Hear Seattle’s Plan to Engage Community Now at Monday’s FNC Meeting

Please join us for the last Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting of the year, Monday, November 28, 2016, from g: 7-8:30pm at Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St., Seattle DRAFT AGENDA 7pm Intros/Announcements 7:15 Presentation: Neighbor Outreach and Engagement — Since moving away from the District Council system, the City of Seattle is pursuing new ways […]

Fremont Arts Council Invites You to Help Shape FAC’s Future

Here’s the invitation: Meet us at Hale’s Brewery for a lively discussion to shape the future of the Fremont Arts Council. Your time, talent and energy are needed to craft a framework to sustain the FAC, the Fremont Solstice Parade and community celebration art and events in Seattle. This invitation is for friends of the FAC […]

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 […]

ERNST Park Design Open House 6 pm Tonight Before FNC Meeting

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
 Monday, October 24, , Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. Open House about A.B. Ernst Park – 6-7pm FNC Meeting: 7-8:30pm AGENDA 6pm  OPEN HOUSE: A.B. Ernst Park Project 7pm  Presentation: A. B. Ernst Park Project Seattle Parks and Recreation is expanding A. B. Ernst Park located at 715 N. 35th St. […]