Archive for May, 2013

Hazel Heights will post sign soon; invites volunteers to help document project

The Hazel Heights group sends FNC, one of the project sponsors, “the latest info & photos from Vicki Robinson–our fabulous volunteer project lead with equally fabulous Cheryl Knox–for our mosaic art front entrance sign project”           and reports next steps: Glass tiles to surround/frame out the mosaic from Bedrock (gave discount, […]

FAC invites you to go hog wild at the Fremont BBQ Extravaganza June 2

Fremont BBQ Extravaganza! Date: Sunday, June 2, 10am – 11pm Location: Corner of 36th and Dayton Ave N, Fremont, Seattle Join Friends and Neighbors to Benefit the Fremont Arts Council’s Solstice Parade (Seattle, WA) May 7, 2013 – Go Hog Wild at the Fremont BBQ Extravaganza, a free neighborhood celebration. Anticipated draw of over 5000 people to attend this Northwest […]

Keep An Eye on Stone34

Stone34 is going up fast. They sent this about construction updates:  “Watch the progress at our live webcam! The tower crane [was] be delivered to the site… Saturday, May 11th. North 35th St. [was] closed from Stone Way to just past the transfer station entry from 9am until 6pm and crews will be at work. […]

Proposed Parking Revisions on Fremont Ave N Between 34th and 35th

FROM KING COUNTY METRO: ” This email is to inform you that King County Metro and Seattle Department of Transportation are working together on a proposal to improve transit service and traffic flow on Fremont Ave North between North 34th Street and North 35th Street that would result in some parking revisions along Fremont Ave […]

Parking, Waterways, Updates on Stone34, Utility Boxes, Urban Forest and More as FNC Meets May 20

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, May 20, 7-9pm, Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. Agenda 7:00pm          Welcome and Introductions 7:05                Announcement 7:10                Update:  Stone34 Project                    Presenter: Linda Mitchell 7:15                Proposed Fremont Parking Changes   Presenters:  Jonathan Dong, SDOT, Kendra Dedinsky, Metro      Background info here.  7:35                Protecting Seattle’s Waterways  Presenters:  TBD, Seattle Public Utilities […]

Changes at Ernst Park Taking Baby Steps

FNC was recently updated by Seattle Parks about the Ernst Park project.  FNC’s Matt Gasparich met with them early April and they agreed to make some short term improvements while the longer term concept for the park was taking form.  Here’s the report from Katie Gray, North Parks Manager, Seattle Parks and Recreation: “I visited […]

Metro Service Cuts Coming–Your Bus Going Away? Hearing May 14

Service cuts hearing: Tuesday, May 14, 3:30 p.m. – open house, 4 p.m. – testimony begins–at Union Station, 401 S Jackson St, Seattle Can’t attend? Submit your comments online The letter from KING COUNTY METRO TO FNC: “As a valuable organization or group serving our community, we wanted you to be aware of an upcoming […]

NW SEED Launches New Website for Energy Sustainability

This just in from Northwest SEED, which is working to bring solar power to NW Seattle, including Fremont: …absolutely delighted to announce the launch of our brand new website! It’s a whole new look for us, and we think you’ll love it as much as we do. ,,,For the past eleven years, Northwest SEED has […]

Announcements from Dept of Neighborhoods–Parks, Transit, Youth, Rain Gardens & More

    1.     Spring Clean:  Spring Clean is Seattle’s premier clean-up event.  Held each year in April and May through an SPU partnership with Parks and Recreation, Department of Neighborhoods, and Department of Transportation, Spring Clean provides opportunities for residents to keep our city tidy.  For more information, please contact the Spring Clean hotline at […]