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Landmarks Preservation Board to consider the nomination of the Queen Anne Masonic Temple for landmark status

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider the nomination of the Queen Anne Masonic Temple (1608 4th Avenue W) on Wednesday, April 17 at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in Seattle City Hall (600 4th Avenue, Floor L2) in the Boards & Commissions Room L2-80. The public is invited… [Read more]

Landmarks Preservation Board to consider the nominations of Knights of Columbus building and the Conover House for landmark status

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider the nominations of two buildings – Knights of Columbus building (700-722 E Union Street) on First Hill and the Conover House (1620 16th Avenue) on Capitol Hill – on Wednesday, March 6 at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in Seattle City Hall… [Read more]

Seattle’s Neighborhood Matching Fund announces funding programs for 2019

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) announces the 2019 funding opportunities for community-initiated projects. Its two funds – the Small Sparks Fund and the Community Partnership Fund – support grassroots projects that build stronger neighborhoods and communities such as park improvements, public art, cultural festivals, community organizing, and… [Read more]

International Special Review District announces results of annual election

The annual election for the International Special Review District Board was held on Tuesday, November 20. Two positions were up for election this year, and the results are as follows: Tim Lee won Position #3 for a Business owner, Property owner or Employee Andy Yip won Position #5 for At-Large… [Read more]

Volunteers needed to advise on development plans for Seattle Central College

Here’s your chance to advise the City on development plans of Seattle Central College on Capitol Hill. Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is seeking interested community members from surrounding neighborhoods to participate on the Seattle Central College Standing Advisory Committee (SAC). This committee provides feedback on projects planned and under development… [Read more]

Landmarks Preservation Board to consider nomination of the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge for landmark status

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge (306 24th Avenue South) in Central Area on Wednesday, December 19 at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in Seattle City Hall (600 4th Avenue, Floor L2) in the Boards & Commissions Room L2-80…. [Read more]

Landmarks Preservation Board to consider nomination of the University of Washington’s Pavilion Pool and Haggett Hall for landmark status

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of University of Washington’s Pavilion Pool (3900 Montlake Boulevard NE) and Haggett Hall (4290 Whitman Court NE) on Wednesday, December 5 at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in Seattle City Hall (600 4th Avenue, Floor L2) in the Boards & Commissions… [Read more]

Standing Advisory Committee of the Kaiser Permanente – Capitol Hill Campus to meet monthly

The Standing Advisory Committee for Kaiser Permanente will begin regular meetings on the 2nd Monday of each month beginning December 10. The meetings will be held at Kaiser Permanente – Capitol Hill Campus, 500 17th Ave, beginning at 6:00 p.m. The Standing Advisory Committee’s role is to provide feedback to… [Read more]

City of Seattle awards $755,000 in matching funds for 14 community-based projects

The City of Seattle has awarded $755,000 to support 14 community-initiated projects through Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF). Its Community Partnership Fund offers matching funds of up to $100,000 to community organizations committed to fostering and building our community. These awards range from $17,000 to $100,000 with… [Read more]

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

Updated: July 20, 2018 City seeks proposals to support Duwamish River neighborhoods For years, Duwamish River neighborhoods have been impacted by the Superfund clean-up that has been occurring in and along the river. To support them, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is again seeking proposals to help fund community-based projects that… [Read more]