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8/26/2014
Multiple city agencies responded to a diesel fuel spill after a semi-truck punctured its gas tank sending 80 gallons of fuel onto¬†streets near Harbor Island during Tuesday evening’s commute. Officers began receiving calls about a fuel leak at the Alaskan Way on-ramp to the West Seattle Bridge just before 4:45 p.m. ¬†As they arrived, they […]
Plan ahead for SR 99 closure early this week
Getting around in Seattle early this week will be complicated by a closure on State Route 99, closed to both directions of traffic from the south end of Battery Street tunnel to Valley Street.
City invites neighbors to participate in sixth 'Find It, Fix It' community walk
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray's 'Find It, Fix It' Community Walk makes its way to Lake City on Monday, August 25, 7 - 8:30 pm.
Summer of Safety Initiative
The Summer of Safety Initiative is a coordinated approach to public safety that mobilizes resources to change our built environment, activates our streets and provides jobs for our youth and young adults.
Summer Family and Signature Tap Water Tours
Summer tours of the Cedar River Municipal Watershed provide a great opportunity to learn about the source of your drinking water within this unparalleled protected Cascade Mountain water supply.
Seattle's Neighborhood Matching Fund available to support back-to-school activities
Program awards of up to $1000 may be available for neighborhood-initiated projects, as part of the Small Sparks Fund from the Department of Neighborhoods.
Summer Paint Out
Whether you are a group or an individual, you can tackle graffiti in your neighborhood. Join Summer Paint Out in August.
Summer of Learning at Seattle Public Library
The Seattle Public Library offers a summer program for youth through August 31, with programs and activities in every Library location in the city.
Live in an apartment? Grow food with Seattle Tilth
Enjoy free classes on composting and container gardening at downtown parks this summer.