In the month of October there will be autumn-themed activities for children at several neighborhood resources in northeast Seattle, plus the traditional Halloween Business District Trick-or-Treat in Wedgwood.
Tuesday, September 27th was Demolition Day at 8038 35th Ave NE. The sixty-five-year-old building was in a group of similar structures built by Wedgwood’s original developer, Albert Balch, on that block.
An alert has been issued about a homeless man with mental health issues who has been scaring people along the Burke-Gilman Trail and he has been seen around several northeast Seattle neighborhoods.
Sustainable NE Seattle is coordinating a Painting Party on Thursday, September 29th from 2 to 4 PM at the Hunter Tree Farm site, to paint the benches.
On Sunday afternoon, September 25th at 4:45 PM a car went out of control on NE 80th Street and crashed into a telephone pole.
The Ask the Mayor televised program will consider the proposed City Budget. Submit your questions by noon on Wednesday, September 28th. The TV program will be on Tuesday, October 4th at 8:30 PM and can also be viewed on-line.
The Wedgwood Broiler at 8230 35th Ave NE has once again been featured on a Top Ten list of bars worth visiting again and again, according to the Seattle Times newspapers’ food-and-drink reporter.
The Mountaineers with its program center at Magnuson Park, 7700 Sand Point Way NE, will have an info session from 6:30 to 7:30 PM on Monday, September 26th. You can meet the Mountaineers, learn about programs, classes and meetings, see the bookstore and facilities such as the climbing wall.
According to workmen on the site on Monday, September 26th, demolition of the vacant building at 8038 35th Ave NE will take place on Tuesday, September 27th.
The Montlake Bridge will be closed to traffic this weekend, beginning on Saturday morning, September 24th, at 5 AM. Boat traffic requiring the raising of the bridge, will be restricted to a few times during the weekend.
UPDATE: The proposal was approved at City Council. A speed-limit reduction proposal was approved in committee and will advance to presentation at the full Seattle City Council on Monday, September 23rd, at 2 PM.