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Neighborhood Projects Fund now open for applications

The City of Seattle’s Neighborhood Projects Fund (NPF) is now taking applications for neighborhood-generated projects focused on park or street improvements. Applications are due February 1, 2012 at 5 p.m. The NPF is made up of two funding sources – Cumulative Reserve Funds (CRF) and Neighborhood Street Funds (NSF). The… [ Keep reading ]

New Skate Like a Girl Saturday program funded by Neighborhood Matching Fund

Skate Like a Girl has teamed with up the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ Neighborhood Matching Program and Seattle Parks and Recreation to create their new program, Youth Employment Skateboarding (YES). Every Saturday in September, 10, 17, and 24, from 10 a.m. to noon, skateboarders aged twelve and younger can participate… [ Keep reading ]

Eastlake P-Patch Solstice Party June 21

The Eastlake P-Patch is proud to commemorate the completion of its volunteer-led expansion with a Solstice Party at the garden on June 21.  The event will take place at 2900 Fairview Avenue from 4-8 pm and feature music, garden tours, food and a silent auction.   The Seattle Departments of Neighborhoods,… [ Keep reading ]

Summit Slope Park and Unpaving Paradise P-patch dedication May 1

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, Seattle Parks and Recreation,  and the Capitol Hill Community Council invite the public to the dedication of Summit Slope Park and Unpaving Paradise P-Patch on May 1, 2011 at noon. Summit Slope Park is located at 200 E John St.  Click here for more information.

HP3, Seattle’s First Environmental Adventure Race

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods and Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation have teamed up with HP3 for Seattle’s first environmental adventure race in West Seattle April 16.  The project is funded in part with a $20,000 Neighborhood Matching Fund award. The 16-mile Adventure Race crisscrosses the Delridge community and features… [ Keep reading ]

Need street or park improvements in your neighborhood?

The deadline for the Neighborhood Projects Fund is fast approaching – Tuesday, March 8 is the final day to apply.  To view program guidelines and the application, please click here.

Spring Clean Your Neighborhood!

Spring is quickly approaching and that means it’s time for Spring Clean – Seattle’s premier community cleanup event.  We invite you and your neighbors to participate! This program is a partnership of citizen volunteers and Seattle Public Utilities, the Department of Neighborhoods, Seattle Parks and Recreation, and Seattle Department of… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund Awarded group wins Denny Award

Congratulations to Heron Habitat Helpers, a Neighborhood Matching Fund project awarded group, on their Denny Award for Outstanding Volunteer Stewardship.  Read more here.

Resource Fair for refugees and immigrants November 13

A resource fair for refugees and immigrants will be held at the Garfield Community Center on Saturday, November 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Click here for more information.

South Park outdoor cinema is back

The South Park Outdoor Cinema and the Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation will be screening “Where the Wild Things Are,” this Saturday, August 14 in the Napoli’s Parking Lot starting at 9:30 p.m.   Gates open at 8:30 p.m.   The South Park Outdoor Cinema is another event that is part… [ Keep reading ]