The Future of 35th Ave NE, A Community’s Decision

50 people from Wedgwood, Ravenna-Bryant, Matthews Beach, and View Ridge came out on Wednesday to learn about the development of a 35th Ave NE “Neighborhood Plan” that you, the community, will be developing. Read More …

Guest Post: What is the Donut Hole

The following is an article written by the Ravenna-Bryant Community Association on the “Donut Hole.”  To provide context to this article, the Wedgwood Community Council completed the Vision Plan in 2010 which recognizes that the “Wedgwood” commercial core extends south of NE 75th Street or the limits of “Wedgwood” as defined by the WCC bylaws and Seattle Neighborhood Atlas.  While the WCC has been actively pursuing a neighborhood plan in accordance with the Vision Plan, we have recognized that in order for the neighborhood plan to function as we believe it should, coordination with our neighbors to the south is Read More …

A Beautiful Day for a Safeway Ribbon Cutting

On Friday, the Wedgwood Safeway threw a preview party with music from Roosevelt High School and Eckstein Middle School to begin their Grand Re-Opening festivities. Saturday morning, these festivities continued with a brief message from new store manager, Steve Smith, a formal ribbon cutting ceremony, and free “Wedgwood Safeway” reusable grocery bags. A representative from Children’s Hospital also took part to thank Safeway for their employee’s charitable donations. The store remodel was a complete overhaul of the store’s interior.  All of the store’s wiring, conduit, and plumbing was replaced.  A commendable feat given that the store managed to stay open Read More …