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New members sought for Landmarks Preservation Board

Mayor Mike McGinn invites residents to apply for two at-large positions on the Landmarks Preservation Board. The 12-member Landmarks Preservation Board makes recommendations to Seattle City Council for landmark designation and reviews proposed physical alterations to designated features of landmark properties. The deadline to submit is February 28, 2012.  Click… [ Keep reading ]

Jefferson Park Golf Course Club House nominated for Landmark status

 The Landmarks Preservation Board will consider this nomination at its meeting on Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. in the Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 5th Avenue, 40th Floor, Room 4060.  The public is encouraged to make comments.  Please click here for more information.

Landmarks Preservation Board considers landmark nomination on Capitol Hill

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Mayor Seeks Candidates for Pioneer Square Preservation Board

Mayor Mike McGinn invites residents to apply for two open positions (one attorney and one architect) on the Pioneer Square Preservation Board.  Individuals who have an interest in the historical preservation of the district are encouraged to apply. The 10-member Pioneer Square Preservation Board reviews land use, new construction, changes… [ Keep reading ]

International Special Review District Board announces

The annual election for the International Special Review District Board was held on Tuesday, November 15, 2011. Three positions were up for election this year. The results are as follows: Joann Ware won Position #1 for a District business person, property owner or employee.  Marvin Rosete won Position #2 for… [ Keep reading ]

Read the November issue of Queen Anne Cobblestone

The November issue of Queen Anne Cobblestone, Queen Anne Historical Society’s newsletter is out. Click here to read about historic landmarks and activities happening in Queen Anne.

International Special Review District announces candidates for election

 The 2011 International Special Review District Board election will be held Tuesday, November 15, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Bush Asia Hotel, 409 Maynard Avenue South, in the basement level conference room.  Click here for more information.

Today’s (October 19) Landmarks Preservation Board meeting has been cancelled

The Landmarks Preservation Board meeting scheduled for today has been canceled. It is rescheduled for Wednesday, November 2 at the Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 5th Avenue, in Room 4060 beginning at 3:30 p.m.

Historic bell ringing once again in Ballard

My Ballard reported on the inaugural ringing of the restored bell in the historic bell tower in Ballard’s Marvin’s Garden.  The restoration was funded in part by the Neighborhood Matching Fund.  Click here to read more and see a video of the event.

Seattle City Council approves three new historic landmarks

Seattle City Council recently approved landmark designation ordinances for three new City of Seattle landmarks. Located in three neighborhoods, these landmarks exemplify the diversity and the rich cultural and architectural heritage of our City. The City of Seattle Landmarks Preservation Board approved the nomination, designation, and controls and incentives for… [ Keep reading ]