Archive for June, 2014

Seafair gives you the straight skinny on the 4th and the cleanup on the 5th

Seafair writes that they have  “created a 4th of July community information flyer that has key information for the business and residents of Lake Union.  The flyer includes information on parking restrictions in the Wallingford neighborhood; skydiver jump times, howitzer cannon firing, and volunteer event clean up opportunities on July 5.” They ask that we […]

Troll’s Knoll Moves Ahead with update and survey

Karen O’Connor writes to thank “everyone that attended the first public meeting for the Troll’s Knoll project.  A survey about the project along with the notes from the first meeting are posted on the website   Please remind your neighbors and friends of the second meeting on Wed. July 16.   Best, Karen” From  Karen O’Connor, […]

Siphon Project in West Fremont Seeks your opinion on how best to work with the community

The Fremont Siphon Project will make some significant changes at the west end of Canal Park and the entrance to Fremont from Ballard on Leary Way. Help make the Fremont Siphon Replacement Project even more responsive to the community: June 19, 2014 Hello from King County –  Thanks to all the community members who contributed […]

Solstice gearing up–wants volunteers!

Fremont Arts Council invites the community: Friday Night Float Move & Official Summer Solstice Parade Beer Garden party 6/20 Friday night we will move the Floats from the Powerhouse to the parade start.  This year due to our normal route being used by the Fremont Fair we will be riding down Leary with a Police […]

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting – AGENDA Monday, June 23, 2014, 7-8:30pm, Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.

Monday, June 23, 2014, 7-8:30pm, Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. All are welcome! Special Note: Vote for the Troll for Quirkiest Landmark in the US by noon on June 23! 7pm    Introductions 7:05   Announcements             Solstice recap, upcoming events, etc. 7:15   Fremont Library Update             Andy Bates, Supervising Librarian, Fremont Branch 7:20    Project # 3017074, […]

Seattle’s Comprehensive Plan for 2035 asks your guidance–plus win tickets June 24

Seattle 2035 wants your input, and is offering prizes to get it:   Seattle 2035 Key Directions  By 2035 Seattle will add 120,000 people and 115,000 jobs. On June 24 you can weigh in on key directions for Seattle’s Comprehensive Plan to guide this growth. Much of the Comprehensive Plan is already headed in the right direction, […]

Sound Transit wants to hear from us about mass transit–offers survey, open house

Sound Transit writes about their planning process that” the Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (Draft SEIS) which is now available for public review. Updating the Long-Range Plan later this year provides the framework for potential future mass transit expansion—now is your opportunity to comment on the Draft SEIS and share your regional transit priorities. ” […]

Funds available to neighborhoods to support Night Out 2014 activities

From the Department of Neighborhoods, to support Seattle Night Out August 3: Small Sparks Fund provides matching funds to support community engagement. Deadline to apply is June 23  If your neighborhood plans to participate in the 30th Annual Night Out on August 5, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has a fund to support your event and […]

What will Seattle look like in 2035? Help answer that question June 24

Planning is proceeding on what Seattle will look like in 2035.  Weigh in: June 24 – Key Directions Win Prizes, Enjoy Great Food, and Help Shape Seattle’s Future By 2035 Seattle will add 120,000 people and 115,000 jobs. On June 24 you can weigh in on Key Directions for Seattle’s Comprehensive Plan to help guide this growth. […]

Open Meetings Scheduled for Appointment of New Police Chief

Wednesday, June 4, 2:00 p.m. in Council Chambers – Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology Committee – Kathleen O’Toole will appear, make opening comments, and respond to initial questions from Councilmembers. Public comment will be accepted at the beginning of the meeting. Wednesday, June 11, 5:30 p.m. at New Holly Gathering Hall, 7054 32nd Ave South […]