Magical MacNCheese at Northgate Community Center!

Keep the Emerald City Green

Now that spring is here, here is some timely information about maintaining trees from the City of Seattle’s reLeaf program:

Trees bring life to Seattle. Some of the benefits of our tree canopy are:

Trees clean the air They can increase your home’s selling price by up to 20% They bring beauty and grandeur to […]

Pinehurst Pocket Park Work Party

Pinehurst Pocket Park Work Party

9:30-11:30 am, April 9, 2016 Please come on out if you want to help with the annual sprucing up of the PPP! A couple hours of our time makes in big difference in the appearance of our local park. The PPP is at the corner of 19th Ave NE and […]

New Development Behind Northgate QFC

Wonder what’s going to happen to the site of the closed Setsuna Restaurant at 112th & Roosevelt, next to QFC? Construction this fall is planned on a 20-unit housing project. It’s slated to be finished in winter 2017, according to a press release.

The complex will be constructed to Built Green 4-star standards.

The 3-bedroom […]

2016 Small and Simple Projects Fund February Awards

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has announced the list of February 2016 winners of the Small and Simple Project Fund. All three projects that were awarded funds in our District 5 are in Lake City. That neighborhood has built a powerful advocacy group that is getting attention from the city for improvements. If Pinehurst wants to […]

Hazel Wolf @ Pinehurst Environmental Building Upgrades

From Emily Sprong Suiter:

I know there has been a lot of interest in the neighborhood about the new Pinehurst school building- we are raising money for some very exciting extra features that will make the building truly exceptional – if you are interested in learning more, or possibly contributing to the campaign, and having […]

Gas Safety Information

Probably everyone has heard about the horrible gas explosion in Greenwood last week. Here is some timely gas safety information from Puget Sound Energy:

For gas safety information, visit

For PSE claims, call 1-888-225-5773.

Gas Safety Tips

Who is responsible for the gas line to your home? […]

February 2016 Pinehurst Crime Report

Here is a partial picture of Pinehurst property crime for the month. Click on the map to enlarge it.

You can see ALL the types of crime at Select the North neighborhood and enter a date range.

North Precinct Advisory Council Minutes for March 2016

This month’s guest speaker was Fire Chief Harold Scoggins of the Seattle Fire Department. SFD took 92,000 calls in 2014. It’s number one challenge is the rising call load, mostly due to emergency medical needs. Another challenge is the fast growth of building and development currently occurring, which creates a bigger inspection load for fire […]