New Townhouses at 9400 35th Ave NE

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is hosting an on-site community outreach event this Sunday the 14th at 2pm to discuss a proposal to build 13 townhouses + 2 live/work spaces with parking for each unit, and commercial space at the site of Wong’s Restaurant. No need to RSVP and it’s open to the public. Details here

District 5 City Budget Forum TONIGHT, 6:30-8:30pm, Bitter Lake Community Center

If you want to know more about the proposed budget for D5 2019-20, don’t miss this opportunity to take part in a Q & A with Councilmember Debora Juarezm, City Budget Director Ben Noble, and City Council Staff Director Kirstan Arestad at the Bitter Lake Community Center. Light refreshments will be served. Flyer D5CN Budget Forum Sept 2018 Final

Urban Survival Skills Fair in Northeast Seattle, Sept. 30, 10-2

Learn how to make an emergency toilet, operate an automated external defibrillator (AED), and other handy city life hacks at the Urban Survival Skills Fair on Sept. 30 next to Victory Heights Park. Hosted by Seattle Emergency Hubs, the fair will feature booths and information for those interested in emergency preparedness. http://seattleemergencyhubs.org/calendar-event/urban-survival-skills-fair-northeast-seattle/

Design Update for NE 70th and I-5 Crossing Improvement Impacts Some Parking

The NE 70th St Crossing Improvement design has been updated to remove the parking option between Roosevelt Way NE and 12th Ave NE, to compensate for the narrowness of the street. Parking still will be available on the south side of NE 70th St between Roosevelt Way NE and 8th Ave NE as shown on the previous design. Updates and information about the revisions are available online at Seattle.gov: http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/projects-and-programs/programs/neighborhood-street-fund-program/projects/ne-70th-st

Invitation to Join Emerald City Women’s Chorus

Join the Emerald City Women’s Chorus for its fall session after a successful first year making delightful music together The Emerald City Women’s Chorus, a non-audition chorus in north Seattle, is gearing up for its second year. The chorus extends an invitation to women of all ages and all voice parts to join this fun and supportive community of 40 singers who love to sing for the joy of it.

Construction Updates

As you’ve no doubt noticed, work has started on 35th Ave. Construction can be difficult on businesses, so please remember that all of the businesses along 35th will be open during construction. If you’d like to sign up for construction updates or see the archive of previous updates you can do that there.