Lake City Spring Clean

The Big Spring Clean for our neighbor, Lake City, is Saturday April 30th from 10 AM to noon. All are welcome. Provided are T shirts, snacks and all the supplies you need to do some GOOD CHEER neighborhood clean up. To get started, come to a table at: God’s Lil Acre on 33rd Ave […]

Recycling – What’s New?

Seattle Utilities is now allowing more stuff in our recycling bins. Here’s the scoop:

Large Plastic Items

Put plastic laundry baskets, molded plastic lawn chairs, and plastic tubs, bucket and storage containers directly into your recycling container. If they don’t fit in your cart, items less than 3’x3’x3′ can be set next to your recycling […]

SPD Crime Prevention Bulletin: Door Security

At the April North Precinct Advisory Counsel meeting, our Crime Prevention Coordinator, Mary Amberg, handed out this flyer on Home Security: Door Security:

The most common way used to force entry through a door with a wooden jamb is to kick it open. When a door is kicked in, the frame usually splinters and gives […]

March 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 April 2016

This month’s guest speaker was SPD Chief Operating Officer Brian Maxie. He told us about the SPD staffing study delivered in March by Berkshire Advisors, Inc. It recommended an increase of 175 officers and 107 FTE of overtime to get to a goal of responding to Priority One 911 calls within 7 seconds 90% of […]

Adopt-A-Street Litter Pickup Event April 10th

Pinehurst Community Council participates in the City’s Adopt-A-Street program. We’ve adopted these streets for occasional litter pickup:

Pinehurst Way NE – from Roosevelt Way NE to NE 125th St NE 115th St – from 20th Ave NE to Pinehurst Way NE

April and May are the City’s Spring Clean months, so we want to do […]

Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

Four year old Malia painted the rainbow that’s in the pocket park this month. She lives really near the park, sees the pictures every month, and decided she wanted to offer one of hers. When I went to her house to pick it up, she greeted me at the door in a colorful striped […]