BF Day

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Stay safe as you clean up gardens for fall

Fall is nearly here, and so is yard clean-up. In a recent meeting at Wallingford Community Council with the Seattle City Navigation Team, a number of questions were raised about safety in picking up needles and other trash, even human waste, left in neighborhood yards, parks and streets.  As a result, WCC has taken the […]

Join Your Fremont Neighborhood Council for 2018

Your Fremont Neighborhood Council (FNC) has been speaking up and advocating for Fremont residents since 1980. We work to improve quality of life for all Fremont residents with a focus on land use, public safety, parks, housing, transportation, and other key community issues. We organize community meetings, attend public hearings, confer with City and County […]

New pedestrian-activated light at Stone Way and N 41st. Taking the pictures, photographer counted FIVE cars ignoring ped light, several even after one stopped in  opposite lane.

Pedestrian Safety an ongoing issue

With Friday’s accident at N 40th and Wallingford Avenue, resulting in injury to a 12-year-old on his way to Hamilton Middle School, parents in Wallingford and Fremont are once again deeply concerned about the safety of pedestrians in the Hamilton/ BF Day neighborhood. FNC has been working to increase pedestrian safety between the pedestrian bridge […]

BF Day Playground Improvements Taking Shape

Volunteers to plant gardens needed for April 26 at BF Day: “Four raised garden beds will be constructed on Saturday, April 26, 11am-3pm. Tools, supplies and FOOD will be provided for volunteers. These garden beds will be place in the wood chip area (old rings) in the ‘lower lowers,’ filled with organic soil and planted […]

Coming Soon to BF Day

The utility box at 40th and Fremont across from BF Day School will soon display this design by Kyler Martz, part of FNC’s ongoing project to replace tagging on Fremont’s utility boxes with art. FNC is working with Urban ArtWorks and community partners to fund and place the designs around Fremont.

News Highlights Danger for Pedestrians at Stone & N 41st

KING-TV covered part of the story about  pedestrian safety at N 41st and Stone Way N and the discussion at Monday night’s Fremont Neighborhood Council meeting, Feb. 24.  An earlier story on KIRO  alerted the neighborhood about the meeting. The SDOT representative present heard a the concerns voice by FNC board members and by […]

Utility Box at BFDay Attracts Some Love

FNC has arranged for painting four utility boxes in Fremont, including the one in front of BF Day Elementary. Neighbor Judie Clarridge writes, “I was driving southbound on Fremont Avenue on Sunday morning and stopped at the traffic light at 39th, near B. F. Day School.  While I was waiting, I noticed a mom and […]

Holiday Book Drive Benefits BF Day Students

help writing an essay he Stone34 team is kicking off a Holiday Book Drive to benefit BF Day Elementary students. Stone34 invites all neighbors to participate. Donations can be dropped off in the donation bin at the school library (inside the front door to the left) weekdays from 7:30am to 2:30pm. Be sure to stop […]

Get ready for this in Upper Fremont

Get Ready to Play at B.F. Day!!

B.F.Day invites you to help install the new playground equipment. They write:  Playground Installation – Saturday, Sept. 14 & Sunday, Sept. 15 We’re going to install the new equipment at B.F. Day Elementary School and need help to place parts, tighten screws and pour concrete. Saturday, Sept. 14, 9am – 5pm (end time depends on […]

BF Day Playground Project Seeks Your Opinion, Reports Progress

BF Day’s playground improvement project is proceeding quickly. They ask for your vote by June 9,  and sent this report: Playground Equipment Big news – we received eight proposals for playground equipment and have chosen 3 for further review and community input. Please take a moment to look at the images in the …PDF file […]