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Deadline Approaches for Matching Funds to Support your Neighborhood Project

Looking for additional funds to support your neighborhood project? Our Small and Simple Projects Fund provides matching awards of up to $25,000 to neighborhood groups for community-building projects such as cultural festivals, facility improvements, public art, and youth activities. However, you’ll need to be quick because the application deadline is… [ Keep reading ]

Join us for FREE ice cream at CityScoop in Ballard

CityScoop is coming to Ballard: August 27, 1-3pm! Join the City of Seattle for CityScoop, a fun way to share your ideas with City staff while enjoying free ice cream. The City has important topics on which we need your input, so we invite you to relax in our tents,… [ Keep reading ]

Neighbors Invited to Judkins Park Find It, Fix It Community Walk

Please join Mayor Murray and city leaders on Wednesday, August 24 in the Judkins Park neighborhood for our fourth Find It, Fix It Community Walk. These walks provide a unique opportunity for community members to identify neighborhood needs and discuss challenges directly with City leadership. Judkins Park Find It,… [ Keep reading ]

IT’S HAPPENING!!! Youth Voice, Youth Choice’s First Project!

You asked for it, youth of Seattle!  And, now, with unprecedented ‘City’ speed, we just rolled out the first of many Youth Voice, Youth Choice projects.  To refresh your memory, Safe Routes to Schools was one of the projects that you prioritized via Youth Voice, Youth Choice with YOUR VOTE… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City Council approves designation of The Theodora as the City’s newest landmark

Seattle City Council recently approved a landmark designation ordinance for The Theodora building. Located in Ravenna, this building joins the more than 400 landmarks in the city that represent our rich cultural and architectural heritage. The city’s Landmarks Preservation Board approved the nomination, designation, and controls and incentives for The… [ Keep reading ]

Volunteers Needed to Advise on Swedish Medical Center – Cherry Hill Development Plans

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is seeking community members to serve on a Standing Advisory Committee for the Swedish Medical Center – Cherry Hill Campus. The committee’s role is to provide feedback on projects planned and under development by the Medical Center to ensure it complies with its Master Plan. The… [ Keep reading ]

Landmarks Preservation Board to Consider Nomination of Mama’s Mexican Kitchen

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of the Mama’s Mexican Kitchen at 2234 2nd Avenue on Wednesday, September 7 at 3:30 p.m. (postponed until further notice) in Seattle City Hall (600 4th Avenue, 1st Floor) in the Bertha Knight Landes Room. The public is invited to attend the meeting… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Wants to Make Participation Easier: Tell Us How

The City of Seattle is shifting our approach to outreach and engagement. We need your ideas on how the City can keep you better informed about City projects, events, opportunities, and issues. Tell us how you want to participate, and what we can do to make it easier: Use our… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund Invests $417,000 in 23 Neighborhood Projects

Mayor Ed Murray announced an investment of $417,227 in matching funds to support 23 neighborhood-initiated projects across the city. The awards, distributed from our Neighborhood Matching Fund, will support a wide variety of projects from community celebrations to multi-media training for youth. “For 28 years the Neighborhood Matching Fund has… [ Keep reading ]