Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

Starting off the new year is 10 year old Kenzie’s charming drawing at the pocket park. Stop by to see it in the kiosk at the park on the corner of NE 117th St & 19th Ave NE. Thanks, Kenzie, it looks great out there!

If you would like to submit your child’s artwork (or […]

46th District Town Hall January 3, 2018

Our 46th District legislators, Senator David Frockt, and Representatives Gerry Pollet and Javier Valdez, are holding a town hall meeting near us.

They want to hear our thoughts and answer our questions about issues facing our state and community. This includes our public education system, providing access to health care, affordable housing, protecting our environment, […]

Happy Snow Day

Pinehurst Community Council wishes all our wonderful neighbors a happy snow day! Here are some of the fine snowmen from December 25th:


Our North City Post Office is Moving

At the end of December our North City branch of the post office is moving from its building at 15th Ave NE and NE 175th. Despite other USPS offices being closer to Pinehurst, the North City office is where we pick up packages and have our mail held if we go on vacation. The last […]

Road Rules – Two Way Turn Lanes

These are direct quotes from Washington State RCW 46.61.290 regarding two way turn lanes:

A two-way left turn lane is near the center of the roadway set aside for use by vehicles making left turns in either direction from or into the roadway.

Upon a roadway where a center lane has been provided by distinctive […]

North Precinct Advisory Council Minutes for December 2017

This month there was no guest speaker. Instead, we had a social and poster session where we could write down crime problems, public safety concerns, etc. for our neighborhoods. We’ll distribute the compiled lists in January. Doing it by neighborhood was suggested by the SPD Community Police Team. They are interested in using this information […]

Road Rules – Turning on Red Arrow

Q: When is it OK to turn right on a red arrow? Does it matter if there’s more than one lane turning? And is it ever OK for a left turn?

A: Under Washington law, you can turn right on a solid red arrow (the same as a solid red light) provided you come to […]

Mariachi Band!