New Preschool in Lake City

The Seattle Preschool Program and the Refugee Women’s Alliance (ReWa) are partnering to bring an early learning center to a historically underserved community in Lake City. The new Lake City Early Learning Center is a four-classroom facility opening at the site of the former Fire Station 39 on October 15.

Posted by Nancy | September 30th, 2018 | Category: Lake City, Young Families | Leave a comment

Hubbard Homestead Park Play Area – Join Us! 10.16

Hubbard Homestead Park neighbors and friends,

Please join us to provide input on a play area for Hubbard Homestead Park and learn about the decommissioning of the playground at Victory Creek Park. The decommissioning of Victory Creek play area will create the opportunity to start new play area at Hubbard Homestead […]

Northeast 130th Street station advances to preliminary engineering!!!

At its Sept. 27 meeting, the Sound Transit Board decided to advance the NE 130th Street Station into preliminary engineering (PE). Originally scheduled to open in 2031 as an infill station along the Lynnwood Link Extension alignment, the Board directed staff to advance to PE to determine if the station can be sufficiently built […]

2018 Taste of Eritrea Event

2018 Taste of Eritrea Event October 6, 2018 12 pm – 7 pm Holy Trinity Eritrean Orthodox Church 12327 15th Ave NE Seattle, WA 98125

SPU Sharps (Used Needle) Collection

Seattle Public Utilities’ Sharps Collection Pilot Program provides safe disposal of “sharps” (needles, syringes, and lancets) from public property. Since the program began in August 2016, SPU inspectors have collected more than 10,000 sharps in the public right of way, and more than 100,000 needles have been disposed of in the City’s drop-off boxes since […]

Be SMART – Gun Safety to Reduce Child Gun Deaths

As Pinehurst representative on the SPD North Precinct Advisory Council, I bring citizen concerns to the police, and pass information from SPD back to neighbors. This month the guest speaker brought a particularly important topic. I want to call it out, more than just hoping you read the NPAC minutes (I often wonder if anyone […]

2018 Taste of Eritrea

On October 6, meet your Eritrean neighbors and enjoy great Eritrean food at Taste of Eritrea, hosted by Hope Eritrean Social Services and the Holy Trinity Eritrean Orthodox Church, from Noon to 7 p.m. at 12327 15th Ave NE. Lunch ticket is $20.

D5 Forum on 2019-20 City Budget

On September 26, the D5 Community Network is hosting a forum on the 2019-20 City of Seattle budget with District 5 Councilmember Debora Juarez, City Budget Director Ben Noble, and City Council Staff Director Kirstan Arestad. See the flyer below. The meeting will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Bitter Lake Community Center, […]

North Precinct Advisory Council Minutes for September 2018

This month NPAC met at its new venue, Cascadia Elementary at 92nd and Wallingford. The guest speakers made a Be SMART presentation, on responsible gun ownership, to safe kids’ lives. The campaign is above politics; it merely offers commonsense practices to reduce gun violence to children. I will make a separate post about this […]

Urban Survival Skills

Check out the upcoming “Urban Survival Skills” fair – fun and informative! Sunday, Sep 30, 10am to 2pm Near the Victory Heights park (NE 106th St between 17th and 19th Ave NE)

September is National Preparedness Month.