Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

As her signature in the top left corner of the drawing states, this was made by Ava and she is 7 years old. She drew it at last year’s Pinehurstfest. There is something about this that feels calm and balanced, isn’t there? Maybe the blue wavy lines…. Thank you, Ava, for this beautiful scene! […]

2017 Music in the Lake City Mini Park

Here’s the schedule for this year:

Pinehurst Pets – Spirit

What a great name for this young cat – Spirit! Here he is gardening in the springtime.

If you’d like your pet featured, please send a photo and its name and a short description or story to

AmeriCorps Position Open

Know someone who would like to work in the neighborhood? Check out this 10.5 month community-building position:

Lake City Community Conversation on Homelessness

Lake City Community Conversation on Homelessness

Held May 24, 2017

This was an hour-long panel discussion. The panelists were various people who are involved in serving the homeless in Seattle, and two of them in Lake City, a couple from Seattle Police, and one formerly homeless person who is a long-time resident of Lake City.


Lake City Farmers Market 2017 Opening

The Lake City Farmers Market is opening for the 2017 season on June 8th.


Location: NE 125th st and 28th Ave NE, next to the Lake City Public Library

Market dates: June 8-October 5

Market Hours: 3 pm-7 pm

The Lake City Farmers Market was opened in 2002 and has been bringing delicious, […]

Northgate Ped/Bike Bridge – New Design

Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) has a new, completely-reworked design for the Northgate Pedestrian/Bicycle Bridge (“The Northgate Bridge”).

They had the original design 30 percent complete in 2015. Concerns over the potential cost overruns were raised, and independent cost validations were performed. As the result, the original design was deemed too costly. A new project […]

Pinehurst Picks

Well, ’tis the season…

April 2017 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.

North Precinct Advisory Council Minutes for May 2017

This month’s guest speaker was Scott Lindsay, Public Safety Advisor to Mayor Murray, who talked about Seattle’s Navigation Team. The Nav Team was started this year as one response to the homelessness crisis. The team is comprised of SPD officers and social workers. They go to unauthorized encampments to offer services and encourage folks […]