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4/15/2014 - Northwest Lawmakers Highlight Importance of Columbia River Treaty
Seattle City Light is thankful for the 26 members of Congress from the Pacific Northwest who crafted a letter to President Obama highlighting the importance for consumers of renegotiating the Columbia

Safe Routes to School Project seeks ideas
SDOT is accepting applications for mini-grants of up to $1,000 to fund projects that educate students about pedestrian and bicycle safety and encourage walking and biking to school.
Community Climate Projects
Have a great idea to catalyze climate action in your community? The Seattle Office of Sustainability & Environment is now accepting applications for innovative community projects that engage residents in reducing climate impacts. Deadline is April 22. 
SPD Chief Search
The City of Seattle is conducting a national search to find an experienced, well-respected, and accountable executive to effectively lead the Seattle Police Department (SPD).
SDOT Director Search
Mayor Ed Murray announces the SDOT Director search public input process, timeline, and advisory teams. The Mayor's Office invites the community to comment on desired qualities for the Transportation Director.
Seattle Cable Office Online Survey
In preparation for renegotiating the Comcast Franchise agreement, the City of Seattle is gathering information about public preferences and needs for television and Internet services provided by Comcast.
Help shape pedestrian retail areas in Seattle
DPD would like your input on the Pedestrian Retail Areas Mapping Project, a study to promote more walkable neighborhood business districts in several areas of the city.
Protect our waters, clean up our streets, and tackle graffiti
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.
Parklet Program Selections for 2014
SDOT has selected ten applicants to participate in the 2014 extension of the Pilot Parklet Program. The new parklet hosts will work with SDOT to design and permit a parklet with the goal of opening in early summer.
Day Camp and Activity Camp registration
Seattle Parks and Recreation offers a wide variety of camps including Nature Camps, Preschool Camps, Tween Camps, Sports Camps, Arts Camps, and more.