2019 Live in D5

Rained out in August, but rescheduled!

District 5 City Council Candidate Debate

Primary elections for city council are over, and the top two vote-getters in our District 5 election were the incumbent, Debora Juarez, and Ann Davison Sattler. They move on to the general election November 5th.

A Distict 5 General Election Forum is brought to you by Advocates for 130th Street Station.

Candidates: Ann Davison Sattler, […]

Vote August 6th

Remember to vote by August 6th! Besides King County Parks and Seattle Library levies, we are voting for our District 5 city council representative. For information about each candidate, see the Seattle Times summary (no ST endorsements, just info) at: Click on District 5.

Washington has new voter registration laws, so if you aren’t […]

2019 Live In D5!

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Budget Wins for District 5

Here are some items relevant to our District 5 that are included in the final Seattle city budget that was passed on November 19th, 2018:

Building District 5

$8 million for replacing the Lake City Community Center, bringing the total amount of dedicated funding for a brand new building to $16 million. Funding to […]

Proposed Funding for Homelessness Issues in 2019-20 Seattle City Budget

At the September 26 D5 forum on the 2019-2020 Seattle City budget process, one of the questions submitted was about homelessness response:

What are the planned budgetary increases to deal with D- 5 issues around homelessness, and how are they to be spent on: a. People needing homes, especially families; b. People in danger of […]

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, […]

District 5 Community Budget Forum

Mark your calendars. District 5 Community Network (D5CN) is hosting another community forum, this time focusing on the city’s budget process. D5 Councilmember Debora Juarez and City Budget Director Ben Noble will be the featured speakers.

The objective of this budget forum is to help the neighours understand the details of the city budget process, […]

Live in District 5 Celebration June 30th

Council member Debora Juarez is hosting her 3rd annual Live in D5 event this Saturday, June 30. Live in D5 is a community celebration of North Seattle featuring:

3 local bands Free salmon and fry bread sponsored by the United Indians of All Tribes A baby goat petting zoo Over 30 booths from neighborhood & […]

D5 Panel Discussion

Thursday, May 31, from 7 to 9 p.m., the D5 Community Network (Pinehurst is in District 5) is hosting a panel discussion of issues pertaining to District 5 with citywide council members Lorena Gonzalez and Teresa Mosqueda and Deputy Mayor Michael Fong, at the Haller Lake Community Club, 12579 Densmore Ave. N. This is a […]