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It’s time for the All-American BBQ again!

In what has become a Pinehurst tradition, Idris Mosque and the Islamic Center of Washington are hosting the annual All-American BBQ event again. According to the information flyer, “You, your family and your guests are invited to attend.” As with the past years, you will be greeted by the kind and friendly neighbours smiling at […]

Northgate Ped/Bike Bridge Design Update

In their first open house about the Northgate Ped/Bike Bridge this year, Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) revealed a key design change that was adopted as the result of feedback from the neighbours.

The change pertains to the slope of the bridge. Before the update, the slope was set to be 8.3 per cent grade […]

Standard Bakery (Finally) Opening on August 26

It’s time to mark your calendars. Standard Bakery, which started a fortnightly-turned-weekly pop-up on Saturdays to give neighbours a taste of their wide variety of croissants, danishes, sandwiches and desserts in April, will be officially open to the public on Saturday, August 26.

A Grand Opening celebration will be held between 10:00 AM and […]

Join the Lake City Dog Parade August 5

Doggie Parade

You and your dog can join the First-Ever, Inaugural, Super-fun, and Magnificent

LAKE CITY DOG PARADE

It’s August 5 – meet at 6:00 pm, parade starts at 6:30 pm

Costumes, Float, Shenanigans, EVERYTHING

THEY ARE CLOSING LAKE CITY WAY SO YOUR BARKER CAN RULE THE DAY!

Meet at Hellbent and The Dog […]

Victory Heights Potluck & Ice Cream Social

Our neighbors to the south (and some of us are considered either PH or VH) are having a party!

Update on Safety Improvement Work in Pinehurst

A few weeks ago, Pinehurst Community Council invited Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) to have a table at the upcoming Pinehurstfest so they can share their progress on the safety improvement work with the Pinehurst neighbours.

We just received a reply from SDOT. Brian Dougherty, in charge of Pedestrian and Neighbourhood Projects, regretfully turned down […]

Prevention Works in Seattle (WINS)

Prevention Works in Seattle (WINS) is a northeast Seattle community coalition formed in 2006 to put programs and strategies into place that, when consistently implemented, are proven to reduce drug and alcohol use rates. Its mission is to prevent underage drinking, substance abuse, and associated problems through education, advocacy, and networking with students, families, and […]

Funds Available for Night Out

If your street plans to participate in Night Out on August 1, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has a fund to support your event!

The Small Sparks Fund provides funding for projects that promote community engagement and are led by the community. Community groups can request up to $5,000 to pay for Night Out activities. […]

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.

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