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Landmarks Preservation Board to consider nomination of the SW Spokane Street Pump Station in West Seattle for landmark status

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider the nomination of the SW Spokane Street Pump Station at 3214 SW Spokane Street in Admiral on Wednesday, November 20 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]

West Seattle Blog reports on Neighborhood Matching Fund supported fruit harvest

The West Seattle Blog reported on City Fruit’s efforts to glean unwanted fruit from West Seattle neighborhood trees for donation to area food banks.  The Neighborhood Matching Fund Small and Simple program supported this effort with an award of $6,295.  City Fruit is looking for trees and pickers city-wide.  Click… [Read more]

Join Mayor Mike McGinn for an open question and answer session with local residents

Join the Mayor and West Seattle residents for a town hall at the Senior Center, 4217 SW Oregon St,  this Thursday evening, May 3 at 5 p.m.  Bring your questions, bring a neighbor!  Neighborhood visits and Town Halls are part of the Mayor’s ongoing efforts to reach out to and meet… [Read more]

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… [Read more]

Gathering of Neighbors Event November 6

This Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Matching Fund supported event will be held at Chief Sealth High School on Saturday, November 6.  Connect with dozens of local businesses, neighborhood collectives and leaders across West Seattle.  Norm Rice will be the keynote speaker.  Click here  and here for more information.

Neighborhood Matching Fund projects win Seattle Weekly “Best of Seattle” awards

These two Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Neighborhood Matching Fund supported projects were recognized in Seattle Weekly’s recent “Best of Seattle” issue.  Click on the links to read the articles. Best Pee-Wee Park – 2010 Oxbow Park / Hat ‘n’ Boots: http://www.seattleweekly.com/bestof/2010/award/best-pee-wee-park-1045399/ Best Community Resource for the Handy – 2010 West… [Read more]

West Seattle Blog highlights Tool Library opening

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West Seattle to launch community tool library with Neighborhood Matching Fund

For months, members of Sustainable West Seattle have been planning, organizing, and researching how to create a library of tools for the community to borrow instead of purchasing them.  With an award of $20,000 from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ Neighborhood Matching Fund, their dreams will come to life with… [Read more]