Seattle Public Library provides many resources both at our branch libraries and online. However, it wants to know if there are other programs, resources, books or materials that would more effectively support our community. To learn more about how the Library can better serve the community, the City Librarian will be hosting 12 Community Conversations [...]
Renee already posted this in the Facebook group but I wanted to make sure everybody had a chance to see it. It’s a great opportunity to get involved in the new Jane Addams School in Pinehurst and advise on zoning issues that affect the neighborhood.
Here’s your chance to serve on an advisory committee [...]
As you are probably aware, changes are coming. Pinehurst K8 is slated to be torn down and a new building is planned for the site. A design team has made design recommendations and presented them in July. Information about the new construction is here.
The Pinehurst/AS-1 K-8 program is being displaced, and most-likely closed, [...]
WA State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is conducting its annual bicycle and pedestrian counting project in early fall. It’s looking for volunteers to stand at certain locations and observe bicycle and pedestrian movements and record the counts on tally sheets.
This data helps WSDOT to more accurately estimate demand, measure the benefits of investments, and [...]
Here’s an opportunity to weigh in on the Northgate Urban Design Framework (UDF). You can read the entire draft here, but you needn’t read it because the survey describes features on which it asks your opinion.
The UDF, developed with extensive community input, defines the future vision of the Northgate area.
The UDF’s guidance will:
Are you over 50 years old and want to sharpen your mind and meet people? Do you know about Lifetime Learning Center? It’s close by – NE 123rd St & 28th Ave NE. It’s a non-profit organization whose volunteer instructors offer a wide variety of daytime classes each quarter – history, literature film, art, tai [...]
Jackson Park Work Party: August 17, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 11th Ave NE and NE 135th st
The Friends of Jackson Park Trail invite you to join us for the next trail maintenance work party on August 17, from 10am to 2pm. We will be cutting back blackberries and other invasive vegetation encroaching on [...]
Wonder who to contact when you see graffiti, a downed traffic sign, etc? Here’s a list, thanks to Maple Leaf Community, the newsletter put out by Maple Leaf Community Council:
I took this class last year and it was one of the most inspiring classes I’ve ever taken. If you want to get more involved in your community I think this is a great opportunity. If you’re intimidated on where to start or wanting to expand your skills to go further, this is a great [...]