NE 65th St. Vision Zero Project Wants Your Feedback

The Vision Zero Project has a mission: end traffic deaths and serious injuries along the NE 65th St. corridor by 2030. To that end, Vision Zero has conducted two community forums since February of this year to identify challenges and potential solutions to make the sometimes treacherous thoroughfare safer. Some short-term safety improvements were implemented this year, and long-term design changes that take into account the opening of the Roosevelt Link station (on the horizon in 2021), and the increased challenges of moving transit, bikers, walkers, and drivers along the busy arterial are due to be completed in January 2018. Read More …

Lake City Future First to host the final Community Conversation of 2017

Our friends at Lake City Future First are hosting their last Community Conversation of the year at the Lake City Community Center, December 13 at 6:30 p.m. The FREE event will feature complimentary food, music, and information about how to engage with local businesses and programs as a volunteer. Visitors are asked to bring a donation of socks, whole grain cereals, canned tuna, chicken, tomato sauces, or peanut butter which will be distributed to those in need by North Helpline.

Invitation to Emerald City Women’s Chorus Holiday Concert – December 4

You’re invited to Emerald City Women’s Chorus Holiday Concert Debut! The concert will take place on Monday, December 4th at 7:30 p.m. at Norse Home, 5311 Phinney Ave N, Seattle. Free-will donations will be gratefully accepted. The chorus has a wonderful holiday concert planned, full of fun and beautiful music to joyfully start the holiday season. Plus, there will be time afterwards to mingle with friends and enjoy some complimentary treats and beverages. The new Emerald City Women’s Chorus was formed by past members of the Rain City Women’s Chorus after founder and director, Jo-Ann Christen, retired last spring. The new non-audition chorus is off to a great start Read More …

Are Our Schools Amply Funded Now?

Join the Eckstein Middle School PTSA and Bryant Elementary PTSA for a forum on Seattle School funding featuring 46th​ ​District​ ​State​ ​Senator​ ​David​ ​Frockt, 46th​ ​District​ ​Rep.​ ​Gerry​ ​Pollet, and SPS​ ​Asst.​ ​Supt.​ ​of​ ​Business​ ​&​ ​Finance​ ​JoLynn​ ​Berge on Thursday,​ ​November​ ​30th​ ​at​ ​7:00​ ​PM Eckstein​ ​Middle​ ​School​ ​Auditorium. See more information in the Funding Forum Flyer.

Northeast Seattle Mayoral Candidate Forum – October 26th

Seattle Mayoral Candidates Jenny Durkan and Cary Moon will appear at a special forum cohosted by the Northeast Seattle Communities of Hawthorne Hills, Laurelhurst, Windermere, Windermere North, Wedgwood, Ravenna-Bryant and View Ridge. The forum is scheduled for Thursday, October 26th, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Congregation Beth Shalom (6800 35th Avenue NE).