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The Seattle Department of Transportation advises travelers of the full closure of Fifth Avenue North between Mercer and Republican streets and closures on Broad Street between Fifth Avenue North and John Street, May 15-18. These closures will accommodate maintenance hole removal and replacement at Fifth Avenue North and Republican Street as well as permanent striping […]
Council Selects John Okamoto to Fill Vacancy
City Council selected John Okamoto to fill the vacancy in Council Position 9. He took office effective immediately and his first Full Council meeting as a seated Seattle City Councilmember will be May 4, 2015.
Cinema and civic tech at Civic Cocktail, May 6
It's cinema and civic tech at the May Civic Cocktail, featuring a panel discussion about how technology can impact civics in Seattle and a preview of the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF).
Madison Corridor Bus Rapid Design Options Open House
Join SDOT for an Open House to review design options, discuss benefits and trade-offs, and provide project input on Wednesday, May 6, 5 – 7 p.m..
Seattle Parks invites public comment on proposed smoking ban
Seattle Parks and Recreation is receiving public comment on its proposed smoking ban through May 7.
How Should Seattle grow? You Tell Us
The Department of Planning and Development, as part of the comprehensive plan update, has released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for public review. You can check out the Online Open House, attend the Open House and Public Hearing on May 27, and submit formal comments by June 18.
Metro and SDOT "Rideshare Meetups!" in May and June promote Neighborhood Carpooling
To help more Seattle residents get connected with carpooling and vanpooling options, King County Metro and the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) are hosting more than a dozen Rideshare Meetups! in six Seattle neighborhoods this spring and summer.
Apply for the Ethnic Artist Roster by Monday, May 18
The Office of Arts & Culture maintains a juried roster of visual artists of color to increase the visibility of artists from communities of color, immigrant and refugee communities.
Spring Clean has begun
It's time for Spring Clean, Seattle's premier community cleanup event. Seattle Public Utilities invites you and your neighbors to participate through May 31.
Monica Liang-Aguirre named Seattle’s Early Learning Director
Liang-Aguirre will oversee the City’s investments in early childhood education, including the launch of the Seattle Preschool Program.
Nominations open for 2015 Mayor’s Arts Awards
The 2015 Mayor's Arts Awards recognize the accomplishments of artists, arts and cultural organizations and community members committed to enriching their communities through the arts. Submit a nominations by May 31.