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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: […]

HOOT FOR THE ZOO–Fremont Neighbors Invited June 24

Woodland Park Zoo writes: “You’re invited to an evening celebration at Woodland Park Zoo for our closest neighbors in Phinney Ridge, Wallingford, Fremont and Green Lake.   FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016  6:30 – 8:00 P.M. Woodland Park Zoo’s West Plaza  Enter through the West Entrance on Phinney Ave. N. between N. 55th and N. 56th streets […]

Geotech drilling near Fremont for tunnel design

Jeanne Muir of Urban Relations, Inc. sent this about upcoming drilling near the Ship Canal–details including map attached 2016-02-03-ShipCanal-Geotechnotice_February_final.  The whole project is described here. …I wanted to let you know of upcoming geotechnical drilling near Fremont. It is the first of about 10 locations along the path of this project between Ballard and Wallingford, […]

Do police response times in Fremont seem slow? It depends

If you’re on Nextdoor, you’ve recently seen posts about a rash of package thefts, interspersed with complaints about the slowness, even the lack of, police response. Now, shedding light on that issue, Gene Balk at the Seattle Sunday Times has done some citywide research that shows Fremont, especially west of Aurora, is not wrong to […]

News tidbits for Fremont’s year-end

Why is City slow to respond to Find It Fix It? On 39th and Linden, neighbors became irritated by dumping that they got creative, and finally their local street couch and love seat, Couchy and Luvey, made the news. KING5 reports that the city’s new app, Find It, Fix It, has increased reporting–a good thing–and […]

Todd Lown--preliminary design for 46th Street mural

SDOT SCHEDULES Open House for Burke Gilman Trail Missing Link EIS June 18

This just in: “SDOT will be hosting an open house for the Burke-Gilman Trail Missing Link Project on Thursday, June 18, at Ballard High School from 6 to 8 PM.  The open house will provide opportunities for the public to learn more about the three alternatives [for 11th Ave. NW – Ballard Locks (Missing Link)] […]

Legislature considering a “Pedestrian Fatality and Injury Advisory Council” to improve safety

Feet First, which advocates for pedestrian safety, has alerted FNC to a bill now moving in the State Legislature: Pedestrian Safety Bill Approved Nearly-Unanimously in State Senate Olympia- The State Senate has voted to move forward a bill which would make it safer for people walking. The proposed law, which passed with a 48 to […]

Proposal-development for North side of 34th Jan 2015

LARGE NEW PROJECT PLANNED FOR N 34TH up for discussion Monday night, Jan. 26 at FNC

At the Fremont Neighborhood Council on Monday, January 26, 2015, 7-8:30pm at the Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St., some very important projects with real impact on Fremont will be discussed. First, the major new project proposed for the north side of 34th from Carquest Bldg to Aurora, in the block that includes History House […]

Architects invite Fremont to discuss mixed use project on N 35th – Oct. 13, 6 pm

Brian Johnson, AIA and b9architects invite the neighborhood to the  Fremont Public Library Meeting Room 731 N 35th Street, Monday October 13th 6:00p – 7:30pm for “an informal meeting…to discuss the progress on the proposed mixed-use apartment project located at 743 N 35th Street. Come see the current design and share your comments with those […]

Westlake Cycle Track Project Holds Open House in Fremont May 21

The proposed Westlake Cycle Track (more here)will directly serve Fremont residents, and the Open House to see the latest on the project is scheduled for Wednesday, May 21, 5:30 – 8 pm—Presentation at 6:15 pm–at Fremont Studios, 155 N 35th Street in Fremont. Bus routes: 5, 16, 26, 28, 31, 32, 40 Paid parking and […]