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Linda

Linda has written 422 posts for Fremont Neigborhood Council

What’s the story behind the Fremont Solstice?

A Fremont Fireside Chat on The Fremont Arts Council’s Fremont Solstice Parade & Celebration Revealed–Saturday, May 26th at 2pm at the Fremont Library Fremocentrist sends this invitation: Learn about the history, personalities and opportunities created by these cultural icons, by the volunteers involved. On Saturday, May 26th at 2pm, join in a free, public presentation […]

Learn About Fremont and Clara Goddard in the Gold Rush

FREMONT’S CONNECTION TO THE KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH, 1897-98  – RECEPTION MAY 12 Funded by Fremont investors and a crew of Fremont men, early Fremont residents A. J. and Clara Goddard took parts for steamboats to the Klondike in 1898.  They hauled the parts over White Pass and assembled them on Lake Bennett.  They were to […]

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: […]

Lots of Art and Partying for Spring with Fremont Arts Council

Congratulations to new Fremont Arts Council (FAC) board members. FAC offers spring events and updates. Fremont Arts Council’s April News: Make a Springtime Flower Crown – Saturday, April 14th, 11am – 3pm Join us at the Powerhouse; we’ll be making papercraft flower crowns using different types of papers and various techniques. Check our Facebook page for […]

Bike Share–is it working for Fremont?

What do you think of Bike Share? SDOT wants to hear from Fremont. Here’s their request: “Beginning in July 2017, the Seattle Department of Transportation has allowed private companies to deploy free-floating bike share bikes in Seattle. We are the first U.S. city to regulate this model, and we are eager to understand what worked, […]

City puts detailed MHA maps on line

The City of Seattle has now posted very detailed MHA maps where you can find out the specifics of proposed MHA rezoning right down to the effect on each specific parcel in the city. See all the MHA rezone specifics here. The link leads you first to a short video presentation giving an overview, and […]

FNC discusses Ship Canal Water Quality Project, New Seasons, MHA, Parking ordinance

Fremont Neighborhood Council March 26, 2018 meeting, 7 pm at Doric Lodge, 619 N. 36th in Fremont AGENDA 7:02 Introductions and Announcements 7:10 Preparation for Annual Meeting (April 23) Mayor’s scheduler has not gotten to April yet… spoke with her March 22. 7:20 Ship Canal Water Quality Project—SPU Brief presentation by Seattle Public Utilities followed by […]

2015 Marketime mural Fremont

What’s planned for bike mobility, Stone and 36th and Waterway 23 dock access?

AGENDA-Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, February 26, 2018, 7 p.m. Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th S SDOT will present its proposed bike mobility improvements for N 34th Street,, and Stone Way N will get a new building at N 36th–come and see the plans. FNC will also hear more about the Lake Washington Rowing Club […]

Love Trees? You Can Help Seattle Trees Thrive

“Join the Urban Forestry Commission — Applications are due February 28, 2018 Did you know?  Having access to green space in a public housing complex supported more outdoor play, adult-to-child interactions, and creative play – all important aspects of child development. “Seattle’s urban forest needs you! Our Urban Forestry Commission was established in 2009 to […]

Fremont Arts Council Gears Up For Mardi Gras and more–Solstice Grants Available

We’re pleased to share Fremont Arts Council’s February News: Petit Troll Parade —  Sunday, February 11 This tiny parade is done in the spirit of Mardi Gras! Sunday, February 11th (just before Fat Tuesday). we’ll “crash” the Fremont Sunday Market tiny flashy parade, towing our mini-glittering themed floats down the road. Come to the Art […]