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Neighbor Appreciation Day Community Fair in Bitterlake a Success

The Community Fair held at the Bitterlake Community Center on Saturday, February 12, was a hit, with a large turnout by the community.  Mayor Mike McGinn and Deputy Mayor Darryl Smith were on hand to answer constituent questions.  Information on groups and activities in the area were available, along with… [ Keep reading ]

KING 5 reports on Neighbor Appreciation Day

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Manager Pamela Banks appeared on this mornings KING 5 news to talk about Neighbor Appreciation Day.  Click here to watch!

Seattle Times features Neighbor Appreciation Day story

In honor of this year’s Neighbor Appreciation Day, the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods invited community members to share stories of what makes their neighborhoods special.  Today’s Seattle Times featured one of the neighborhoods and its story.  Click here to read about the special neighbors in Ballard’s Salmon Bay neighborhood.

Broadview Bitter Lake Neighbor Appreciation Day Community Gathering

The Broadview Community Council is hosting a community gathering at the Bitter Lake Community Center this Saturday, February 12, Neighbor Appreciation Day.   A number of neighborhood organizations and City representatives, including Mayor McGinn, will be in attendance at the event.  The community is looking forward to major projects in the neighborhood,… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund supported Hands On! Skills Fair this Saturday, Neighbor Appreciation Day

Sustainable NE Seattle is joining hands with Ravenna Eckstein Community Center and Meadowbrook Community Center in presenting Hands On!  A community skills fair, on February 12, 2011 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Following the skills day will be a community potluck and square dance. People will be on hand… [ Keep reading ]

Help design the new Barton P-Patch at community design workshop February 12

The wide, flat, sunny, lot at the corner of 34th Ave. SW. and SW. Barton is about to become SW Seattle’s newest P-Patch Community Garden.    At the suggestion of Roxhill/Westwood neighbors, the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods purchased the property in the summer of 2010.  Since then, neighbors have been organizing… [ Keep reading ]

Have great neighbors? Share your story!

In honor of Neighbor Appreciation Day on February 12, the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods would love to hear and share your stories about your wonderful neighbors!  It’s easy!  Just click here for more information.

Seattle Times’ Sketcher honors Neighbor Appreciation Day student artists

Click here to see the sketches and read the article.

Winners of Neighbor Appreciation Day Art Contest Honored

In a special ceremony, Mayor Mike McGinn and Councilmember O’Brien presented awards to the winners of a citywide student art contest commemorating the 16th annual Neighbor Appreciation Day on February 6. “Neighbor Appreciation Day is a great time to reflect on the importance of neighbors and thank them for their… [ Keep reading ]

Students to receive citywide arts awards on Neighbor Appreciation Day

SEATTLE – In celebration of the 16th annual Neighbor Appreciation Day this Saturday, Mayor Mike McGinn and Seattle Councilmember Mike O’Brien will honor the top 12 winners of this year’s Neighbor Appreciation Day Student Art Contest.  The awards ceremony will take place at 10:00 a.m. at Dunlap Elementary School, 4525… [ Keep reading ]