Fremont Neighborhood Council March 26, 2018 meeting, 7 pm at Doric Lodge, 619 N. 36th in Fremont
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 Q & A
7:50 Concerning New Seasons Grocery in Frelard
Presentation and discussion about impact of new grocery on organized labor and Fremont neighbors (including PCC shoppers and employees). UFCW 21 is leading request for support in dealing with hostile anti-union activities. Info:
http://www.oregonlive.com/…/2…/10/new_seasons_expansion.html (“Chevassus outlined New Seasons’ strategy for choosing locations: It targets neighborhoods in the process of gentrification, he said. Often, the addition of a New Seasons will push rents and home values higher, adding to that process.”)
8:20 Old Business and Committee Items
CB 119173 (new: CB 119: Ask Council to adopt Herbold amendment to parking ordinance; should we send a letter?
NEXT MEETING: Annual meeting!—Monday, April 23, 7 p.m.,
Doric Temple, 619 N. 36th in Fremont