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Volunteer for Pinehurstfest 2017!

We’re looking for volunteers for our summer festival, Pinehurstfest!

It’s Saturday, July 15th from 2-5 pm.

We’ve got a signup page with different options here: http://www.signupgenius.com/…/8050d4ca8a92baa8-pinehurstfest

Feel free to sign up for multiple slots as we can use all the help we can get. This event doesn’t happen without dedicated neighbors!

Beyond what’s listed on […]

Crime & Safety Focus Groups

Share your public safety concerns and suggestions at one of these focus groups. Seattle U is hosting them, and SPD won’t be there, so you can say whatever you want! The two meetings we would go to are Lake City (if you live east of 15th) on June 14 and Northgate (if you live west […]

Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting – Witness Tree

We live in the Thornton Creek watershed. The watershed covers roughly 11.6 square miles in northeast Seattle and Shoreline. Over 90% of the creek’s main channel, more than 15 miles, flows above ground through more than 700 backyards and through 15 parks and natural areas.

Thornton Creek Alliance (TCA) is an all-volunteer grassroots, nonprofit organization […]

AmeriCorps Position Open

Know someone who would like to work in the neighborhood? Check out this 10.5 month community-building position:

Apply for a $3000 Grant from Find It, Fix It

If you have any ideas for how to use the $3000 grant from doing the Find It, Fix It Community Walk, please let us know, or make an application yourself. The application form is here. Applications should be made soon, and definitely anyone interested in submitting one should contact the city within two weeks […]

Apply for a $3000 Grant to Improve Pinehurst

The Find It, Fix It Community Walk includes a $3,000 grant for improving the community. Anyone may apply, but note that you must spend the money prior to being reimbursed by the City after you turn in your receipts. Pinehurst Community Council will no doubt submit some applications, and you can, too. Usually the City […]

Final Plans for Find It, Fix It Community Walk 4/25/2017

The plan is all set for our Find It, Fix It Community Walk with the mayor, police chief and city council member. This walk provides a unique opportunity for us to identify neighborhood needs and discuss challenges directly with City leaders. All the things we’ll spotlight were suggestions submitted by Pinehurst community members. The suggestions […]

Find It Fix It Community Walk Update

We had our first meeting with city staff to plan the April 25 walk with Mayor Murray, the police chief and everyone else who wants to come (the more the merrier – it shows community cohesion of Pinehurst!). There was a good turnout – thanks to those of you who attended. Many of the suggestions […]

Find It, Fix It Walk Grant

As part of participation in the Find It, Fix It Community Walk, we get to submit proposals for a $3,000 grant to do something to improve safety or appearance of our neighborhood.

Proposals are accepted starting a week before the walk (which is April 25) and for two weeks afterwards. Please read the blurb below […]

Find It, Fix It Walk Preliminary Meeting – All Welcome

Mayor Murray is doing a Northgate/Pinehurst Find It, Fix It Walk on April 25th. Pinehurst Community Council has been collecting ideas for problem areas to show him via this blog and the Pinehurst Seattle Facebook group.

We invite everyone who made suggestions, and anyone else who is interested, to meet with us for a preliminary […]