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City of Seattle’s “Find It, Fix It” Offers Mobile Phone Users way Report Graffiti, Potholes and Other Issues

The City of Seattle’s “Find It, Fix It” smartphone app offers mobile users a way to report selected issues to the City. The app takes advantage of technology available on mobile devices, including geographic awareness, to give mobile users a convenient way to alert the City to issues such as graffiti, potholes and streetlight outages, […]

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Beacon Hill Meaningful Movie “Honor Totem” March 20

What can a person do when faced with injustice?  The John T. Williams Totem Pole project rose from the August 2010 fatal police shooting of Williams, a First Nations woodcarver.  The shooting, which was found to be unjustified by the Seattle Police Department, sparked an outcry that extended beyond the city of Seattle and the […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund Large Projects Workshops Coming up in March

Two Large Projects Fund workshops will be held in March.  Attendance at one of the offered workshops is mandatory for those groups wishing to apply to the Large Projects Fund. Dates and locations are: Tuesday March 10 at 6 – 8 p.m High Point Community Center – Multi-Purpose Room, 6920 34th Ave SW, 98126 Wednesday […]

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Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Zoning Change Request for Laurelhurst Elementary School

A public meeting is scheduled to discuss the Seattle School District’s request for a waiver from City zoning regulations regarding Laurelhurst Elementary School. The request is to modify current regulations to allow additional portable classrooms above the allowed lot coverage of 45%. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 17 at 6:30 p.m. in […]

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Large Projects Fund Workshop Tonight!

If your group is planning to apply to the Neighborhood Matching Fund Large Projects Fund, you must attend one of six workshops.  Tonight’s workshop is being held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Casa Latina, 317 17th Ave S. The Large Projects Fund awards matching funds of up to $100,000 to neighborhood groups for community-building […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund Supported – Fortune’s Bones, Sunday, February 22

Plan to attend this FREE musical presentation at the Paramount Theater.  The Neighborhood Matching Fund supported the production with a $25,000 award.  Click here for more information.

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Neighborhood Matching Fund Supported Film Project wins Place at the Seattle Asian American Film Festival

My Father’s Cambodia, a film project supported by the Neighborhood Matching Fund, will screen this Saturday at the Asian American Film Festival.  Click here for more information.

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11th Anniversary of 206 Zulu: Celebration of Hip Hop Culture Happens this Weekend

A community event funded in part by our Neighborhood Matching Fund Hip Hop legends and enthusiasts from around the country will gather in the Pacific Northwest, as 206 Zulu, Seattle’s Hip Hop and community non-profit organization, celebrates its 11th anniversary February 6-8, with an explosive three days of music, art, and dance. The festivities kick-off […]

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How will you Celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day on February 14?

Neighbor Appreciation Day is coming up on Saturday, February 14.  Need ideas to celebrate?  Here are a few! Organize a neighborhood clean up. You can contact your Neighborhood District Coordinator for supplies. Host a potluck Go for a walk with your neighbor. Feet First and Seattle Department of Transportation have walking maps. Have a book […]

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Celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day Early by Joining Feet First for Stairway Walks Day

On Saturday, February 7 from 10:00am to 12:00pm, join Feet First for its Third Annual Stairway Walks Day. This event features 14 simultaneous walks across the region, which celebrate the legacy of several hundred publicly accessible stairways. Feet First Neighborhood Walking Ambassadors will lead 450 participants along several of the region’s most impressive stairways, collectively […]

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