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Get to know Daniel Sims, a new(ish) member of our Strategic Initiatives team

Daniel Sims joined the Department of Neighborhoods team in March. In his role as a Strategic Initiatives Advisor, he focuses on community outreach and engagement support on initiatives like the Bicycle Master Plan, Smoke Preparedness, and more. Get to know more about Daniel below: Where did you grow up? Seattle,… [Read more]

People’s Academy for Community Engagement is poppin’

Our People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE) has been “popping up” in unexpected places lately! Through the new PACE Pop-Up model, a condensed version of the program’s civics training is being made available throughout the city. PACE Pop-Ups were developed to expand access by creating a portable and free version… [Read more]

Seattle Renters’ Commission urges City of Seattle to pass ADU reform

Members of the Seattle Renters’ Commission have issued a statement urging the City of Seattle to make it easier to construct accessory dwelling units (ADUs) and to further use ADUs to fight the affordability and displacement crisis. As stated in their letter to Mayor Durkan and Seattle City Council: Our affordability and displacement… [Read more]

Duwamish River Opportunity Fund to provide $250,000 for community-initiated projects

For years, Duwamish River neighborhoods have been impacted by environmental injustices, including the Superfund clean-up occurring in and along the river. To support them, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is again seeking proposals to the Duwamish River Opportunity Fund (DROF) to help fund community-based projects that increase the sustainability of these… [Read more]

Get funds to support your Night Out event

Hey Neighbor: Meet Heather McAuliffe

Vera Njuguna joins Community Liaisons team

Take a Tour of the Get Engaged Toolbox

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is recruiting for a Community Engagement Coordinator

Community volunteers needed to advise on zoning modification to Coe Elementary School