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Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Seeks Public Outreach and Engagement Liaisons

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is seeking a Farsi speaking Public Outreach and Engagement Liaison (POEL) and a Sikh POEL. POELs are independent contractors with the City of Seattle. They must be connected to their respective culture and bilingual. The main tasks of a POEL are to provide: Quality translations…. [ Keep reading ]

Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Zoning Changes for Magnolia Elementary School

A public meeting is scheduled to discuss Seattle School District‘s plans to renovate and construct additions to the existing Magnolia Elementary School building. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 14 from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at Catharine Blaine K-8 School (2550 34th Ave W). The Seattle School District… [ Keep reading ]

Aurora Licton Neighbors Transform Path to Licton Springs Park

Aurora Licton neighbors just completed the first Find It, Fix It Community Project for the 2016 cycle!! After the Find It, Fix It Community Walk in her neighborhood, Amy Provenzano rallied her neighbors and submitted a community project grant application to clear out & clean up the cut-thru path on… [ Keep reading ]

How Would You Like to Get Information From the City?

Through email? Social media? Community forums? Take our Engage Seattle survey and tell us how we can keep you better informed about City projects, opportunities, and issues. We also want to know how you want to participate with government and what we can do to make it easier. The graphic… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]