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Learn about new apartments, SCALE appeal, Ernst Park and more at Monday’s FNC meeting

Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
 features proposed Aurora N apartment project, updates on SCALE appeal of MHA, and appeal on Seattle’s tree canopy.  Monday, September 24, 2018: 7-8:45 p.m. at Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St.

 AGENDA 7:02 Introductions and Announcements 7:10 Presentation on Proposed Project  4711-4717 Aurora Ave N; MUP 3029853 – 46 unit apartment building with parking […]

City grants available for arts and events in the parks

The Office of Arts & Culture writes that they have: “opened two grant programs to support and encourage the vibrant cultural work being done in and by communities throughout Seattle.” Apply now for the 2019 Arts in Parks and Neighborhood & Community Arts grants–deadline is Oct. 23, 2018 Arts in Parks 2019 (AIP) “In partnership […]

Seattle’s Tree Ordinance to be updated–review proposed changes here

Learn more about the proposed changes in how Seattle protects its urban trees. This from Steve Zemke, Chair – Coalition for a Stronger Tree Ordinance – a Project of Friends of Seattle’s Urban Forest and TreePAC.  He writes: “We are in the homestretch of a 10 year effort to update  Seattle’s existing Tree Protection Ordinance and need […]

Apply by August 13 for trees for your neighborhood-Troll’s Knoll Work Party & more

Trees for Neighborhoods applications are open until August 13. Get your application in today , plant up to four free trees this fall, and you will be on your way to a shadier summer in the future       More about trees in Seattle at http://www.seattle.gov/trees/treesforneighborhoods.htm   Trees for Neighborhoods  \ Since 2009, Trees […]

Art & Site Design for Ship Canal Water Quality Project on FNC agenda 7-23-18

Join us! Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting
 Monday, July 23, 2018: 7-8:45 p.m. at Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, July 23, 2018: 7-8:45 p.m. Location: Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. AGENDA  25 June 2018; 7 p.m. Announcements BALLOTS for the August 7, 2018 Primary and Special Election were delivered to mailboxes last […]

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 Solstice Parade, Fremont Fair & Fremont Siphon Project Moving Along

In Fremont: Solstice Parade gets ready to roll and the Fremont Siphon Replacement Project sends an update: Welcome to Fremont Solstice Parade Central! We’re gearing up for a deliriously good time! Are you ready? Fremont Solstice Parade begins earlier this year, at 1:00 pm on June 17th, 2017. What’s happening at the Powerhouse? The floats […]

Paving Planned for the Green Lake area, from N 40th and Stone to N 80th

SDOT writes: “We’ve kicked off planning and outreach for a new round of paving projects that will be constructed as soon as 2019, and I wanted to make sure you knew about it. In the Green Lake area, we’re paving multiple streets: N 40th St: Stone Way N – Latona Ave NE N 50th St: […]

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Weigh in on Seattle’s Street Tree Plan

The City of Seattle invites residents to take this 10-minute survey to share thoughts on where and how SDOT should focus street tree work through 2024.”We’d appreciate it if you could take a 10-minute survey to share your thoughts on where and how SDOT should focus street tree work through 2024. For more information, please […]

FNC March Meeting Features BF Day Playground Improvements, HALA

Agenda for Monday night’s FNC meeting: Fremont Neighborhood Council Meeting Monday, March 27, 2017,   7-8:30pm,Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th St. AGENDA 7pm Intros/Announcements 7:10 B.F. Day Elementary Playground Improvements Volunteers from B.F. Day Elementary will follow up with us on the second phase of improvements to B.F. Day’s playground. 7:20 Helen Tapp Bench Project […]