NE 125th St Repaving

I’ve heard a lot about potholes along NE 125th, expecially since the lane change. Well, it sounds like they’ll all be fixed at once soon. They’re repaving the whole street! See the project link up above for more details. They’re also looking to come out and talk to communities if people are interested in […]

NE 125th Street Sidewalks & Trees Project – Community Meeting – October 14th

Come find out what’s going on with the new sidewalks and planting strips on NE 125th street! (between 5th NE and Roosevelt)

Meet your neighbors and share your ideas over a glass of wine at Amante, our neighborhood pizza place. We are looking for suggestions, ideas, donations and volunteers to help out with planting the […]

Really, this is not Appalachia and you are supposed to leave space for a sidewalk

These folks on 125th don’t seem to understand that they are parking on the public right of way in an area that is legally reserved for pedestrians and not for cars. You can’t parallel park two cars deep. If you encounter this, you can phone parking enforcement at 206-625-5011.



The new NE 125th sidewalk construction is complete. Street trees and other plantings will be installed at a future date that has not yet been determined.

If you have not yet enjoyed a walk along this wonderful new addition to our neighborhood, check it out. It is on NE 125th Street between 5th […]

Seattleites can be so passive aggressive

If you don’t like something, just ignore it and maybe it will go away:Ignore the sidewalkIgnore the parallel parking only sign


Latest update on the 125th sidewalk from Jodi

Shauna Walgren from SDOT called yesterday and said that they are approving the plans for adding a sidewalk to the south side of the street between 5th Ave. NE and 8th Ave. NE. Attached are the sidewalk plans (please note that these plans keep evolving as several neighbors have contacted Shauna to request changes – […]

Another 125th Sidewalk update from Jodi

I spoke with Shauna yesterday and she said that Scott, the construction manager, and his crew should be back out on Friday to start work on the sidewalk again. Scott didn’t want to dig everything up while the weather was rainy and create a big muddy mess in front of our homes. Hopefully we can […]

Sidewalks. Swales. Trees.

More from Jodi:

Today, “no parking” signs are being put on both sides of the street in preparation for the sidewalk construction work to start next week. SDOT expects that the project will take about three weeks to complete. Next week, they will start working on the sidewalk on the north side of the street […]

Drum roll please…

Thanks to Jodi and Karla and Rebecca in Pinehurst, Shauna Walgren at Seattle Department of Transportation and North District Council – here is the design for the 125th sidewalk between 5th Ave NE and Roosevelt Way NE. The sidewalk will be built on the north side of the street and will incorporate natural drainage.

I […]

125th sidewalk update

From Jodi who has been working very hard to make a sidewalk along 125th between 5th Ave NE and Roosevelt Way NE a reality:

The city has been finalizing plans for a sidewalk on NE 125th Street, between 5th Ave. NE and Roosevelt NE. This sidewalk is being funded by a Neighborhood Street Fund grant, […]