Happy Holidays from Pinehurst Community Council

Northgate Station Plant Salvage!

By Andrea Burnett

Northgate plant salvage coming up

Looking for small shrubs or trees for your property? As part of our commitment to sustainability, Sound Transit is hosting a plant salvage event on Saturday, Jan., 7 at the site of the future Northgate Station.

Plants will be available free on a first-come, first-served basis. You […]

Pinehurst Pets – Avery

  When I saw Avery today she asked when she was going to be the featured Pinehurst Pet. I reminded her that her human promised to write something about her, and that I was still waiting for it. We agreed that four months was long enough to wait, so we would take things into our […]

Interested in What Seattle is Doing to Prepare For Climate Change?

The City of Seattle has released a draft plan that will tell you more than you would ever want to know about how it is preparing for the impacts of climate change. It is a pretty high level document that lays out a range of strategies for how it will prioritize actions and investments […]

North Precinct Advisory Council Minutes for December 2016


This month we had no guest speaker. Instead we had a social, and a poster session to document our public safety concerns, ideas for next year, etc.

A notable announcement by Captain O’Donnell is that the splitting of our precinct into two precincts has been put on pause. For all the news, read […]

Holiday Safety Tips from Seattle Police Department

As we enter the Holiday Season, SPD once again wants to provide you with recommendations to reduce your risk of being a crime victim this time of year. They hope you find the information useful and encourage you to share this with your neighbors.

Car Prowl Prevention

When you exit or enter your parked vehicle, […]

November 2016 Pinehurst Crime Map

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.

Pinehurst Picks

Pinehurst Community Council Meeting Agenda – Dec. 6, 2016

Please come to our next Pinehurst Community Council meeting! We’d love to have more people get involved in our community. Our guest speaker from Lake City will discuss homelessness. As you probably know, there is a tent city on NE 125th & 22nd NE, so homelessness is close to home, so to speak.

At the […]

Fence-Smashing Trees Don’t Make Good Neighbors

Last year at least one Pinehurst person’s fence was smashed when a neighbor’s tree fell during a storm. It’s good to know who’s responsibility it is to repair the fence. Here’s info from Pemco:

Unconvinced that “good fences make good neighbors,” Robert Frost probably wouldn’t care if the neighbor’s tree smashed his. Not so […]