Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

To start off 2019, this month’s drawing in the pocket park kiosk is by seven year old Leana, who drew it at Pinehurstfest. If I’m not mistaken, that’s a golden retriever under the tree. Nice work, Leana! The pocket park is at NE 117th St & 19th Ave NE. Check it out!

If you […]

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North Precinct Advisory Council Minutes for December 2018

This month the Captain’s report contains information on cars parked without license plates, crime statistics, car prowl prevention tips, and a substantial downward trend in almost all crime categories in the last 28 days. Read the minutes here.

November 2018 SeaStat Dashboard

Here is a dashboard of North Precinct crime statistics that compares 2018 YTD with 2017 YTD. The takeaway from the graph at the bottom is that crime is not increasing, right?



Lake City Library Reopening

The library will reopen on January 2, and there will be a celebration on Saturday January 12 from 1-3 p.m., with refreshments and entertainment. Mark your calendars now!



Snow-Safe Driving

Are you a snow-safe driver? Try this Pemco Insurance quiz to test what you know in the snow. Answers are below.

If your rear tires start to slide, should you “steer into the skid?” Is it better to approach a snowy hill at a steady speed rather than “getting a run at it” so […]

Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

This month’s art in Pinehurst Pocket Park is a celebration of the return of salmon to Thornton Creek for the first time in eight years. At this year’s Pinehurstfest, Thornton Creek Alliance had a table where kids could color hats made of two salmon. I unstapled a hat and colored one of the salmon for […]

Mayor Durkan’s First Year By the Numbers