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West Seattle Blog reports on South Park Bridge funding

The West Seattle Blog posted on the South Park Bridge additional funding.  Over $70 million has been pledged NOT counting the federal money.

South Park Bridge – Draft South Park Bridge Closure Response Plan

On Wednesday, June 9, to a room of about 100 South Park community members, Mayor Michael McGinn announced a list of draft recommendations that have been structured to assist South Park business, activate the community through events and festivals and target capital improvements throughout the Neighborhood.  To read the full plan… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City Council pledges $15 million for South Park Bridge

SEATTLE – The Seattle City Council today sent a letter of support to King County Executive Dow Constantine expressing their commitment to replacing the South Park Bridge by pledging $15 million toward the replacement effort. “The South Park Bridge plays a critical role in the Puget Sound region’s freight mobility… [ Keep reading ]

South Park Bridge Meeting June 9 at South Park Community Center

The City of Seattle will be hosting a community open house on June 9 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at South Park Community Center to announce strategies that have been identified to strengthen the South Park businesses and communities through the time of the South Park Bridge closure.  This list is based… [ Keep reading ]

Department of Neighborhoods adds new South Park Bridge web page

In order to provide timely news and information on the South Park Bridge Closure, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods now has a new web page devoted to this topic.  Please click here  to go to the site.

South Park Bridge closure meeting May 25

The King County Road Services Division will be hosting a second public meeting in South Park relating to the South Park bridge closure.  The Department of Neighborhoods has been working the Office of Economic Development to  outreach to South Park businesses and community organizations to address each of their concerns… [ Keep reading ]

South Park Bridge Meeting Tonight

The Department of Neighborhoods will be participating in King County’s Public Forum on the South Park Bridge tonight at the Machinist Union Hall in South Park from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. King County will release a draft plan for the closure of the South Park Bridge.  DoN will speak on… [ Keep reading ]

Funds requested for South Park Bridge

Rep. Jim McDermott announced that he is requesting $5 million to help pay for planning, construction and demolition of the existing bridge.  As the bridge closure date approaches, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is working with businesses and community organizations to mitigate the impact of closure on the South Park neighborhood. … [ Keep reading ]

Preparation begins for closure of South Park Bridge

With the upcoming closure of the South Park Bridge, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has proactively engaged community members and businesses with the hope of lessening the impact of the bridge’s closure.  We are teaming up with other City Departments and regional agencies to work with community business owners to maintain… [ Keep reading ]

South Park Information Center Celebrates Grand Opening

Seventy-five community members, neighborhoods leaders and service providers met this weekend to celebrate the Grand Opening of the South Park Information and Resource Center (SPIARC).   SPIARC, which has been in operation in South Park since 2007 recently moved locations to a space that would better accommodate the community’s needs.   A… [ Keep reading ]