Categories

Archives

TCA Meeting on Natural Drainage Systems

Come and learn all about Natural Drainage Systems with Luis Ramirez of Seattle Public Utilities. These projects collect street runoff in swales for biofiltration into the ground, and already exist in parts of Pinehurst and other locations in Seattle.

Thursday, October 19

Maple Leaf Lutheran Church, 10005 32nd Ave. NE

Social time: 6:30 pm

Meeting […]

Thornton Natural Drainage System Project Meetings

The Thornton Natural Drainage System project is coming to our neighborhood. Come to an informal drop-in session to:

Hear updates from the project team. Chat one-on-one with the project team about the project.

WHEN

Wednesday, August 23, 4:00 – 6:00 pm

WHERE

30th Ave NE at NE 87th St

AND

23rd Ave NE at NE […]

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 […]

King County Budget Items Targeted to NE Seattle

Rod Dembowski, King County Councilmember for District 1, has been working hard to get funding to improve our community and provide better opportunities for our residents, particularly as those efforts relate to our youth and economically disadvantaged neighbors. He just announced that the KC 2017-18 budget contains:

From a small allocation for councilmember-designated community […]

Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting Oct 27, 2016

Influence of the Confluence

Trees! At Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting

For the next couple of meetings Thornton Creek Alliance will focus on trees in our neighborhoods. How do you know when is a tree hazardous? What do you do? How can we protect and preserve as many of our wonderful trees as possible? You will get answers and useful information at the spring meetings. […]

Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting May 28

Learn about Thornton Creek’s place in the draft Lake City Urban Design Framework.

 

Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting 3/26/2015

Meeting on Thornton Creek Water Quality

E. coli counts remain high in Thornton Creek and many of its tributaries, especially in the South Fork of Thornton Creek and in the Littlebrook branch. In all cases when tested for, the results have identified at least some human waste, which raises significant public health concerns.

Seattle Public Utilities has been studying […]