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The Seattle Department of Transportation advises travelers of the following work within the corridor: Lane restrictions on Mercer Street and Fifth Avenue North Beginning Friday, July 31 at 8 p.m. and continuing Saturday, Aug. 1 through 1 p.m., crews will close multiple lanes near the intersection of Mercer Street and Fifth Avenue North to accommodate […]
Primary election Video Voters’ Guide
Ballots for the Aug. 4 primary election are out, and with the launch of the 2015 primary election Video Voters’ Guide voters can hear directly from the candidates seeking to represent them.
Shaping Seattle: Buildings, Putting Design Review on the Map
The Department of Planning and Development Shaping Seattle: Buildings map provides the locations and detailed information on active Seattle development projects that require Design Review.
Community meeting on Thursday, July 30 to improve transportation safety in the Rainier Valley
Join Mayor Ed Murray and the Seattle Department of Transportation at an upcoming community meeting about transportation plans in the Rainier Valley.
Library is seeking volunteers to assist K-12 students with homework
Volunteers will be scheduled for weekly two-hour shifts. Apply before July 30. Sessions begin September 14.
Public Hearing August 11 about the 2016 Stormwater Code Update
The meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. in Seattle City Hall Council Chambers. The draft documents of the 2016 Stormwater Code and other project applicability code changes are available for your review.
Mayor announces 2015 Mayor’s Arts Awards recipients
The award honorees include three individuals and two organizations, and represent categories ranging from promoting arts as a means of social change to cultural preservation.
Cultural Facilities Fund application now open
The 2016 Cultural Facilities Fund is currently open and is designed to support capital projects that improve Seattle’s arts spaces in significant and lasting ways.
Agreement will bring affordable housing to neighborhoods across Seattle
The Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda (HALA) recommendations include focused density and a path to 20,000 new affordable homes.
Seattle 2035: Draft Plan Published
The Draft City of Seattle Comprehensive Plan, released on July 8 by Seattle Department of Planning and Development, is available for public comment.
Free summer meals for youth
The program provides no-cost meals for kids and teens ages 1-18, weekdays until August 21.
Register for the Emerald City Open Water Swim
Join Seattle Parks for the annual Emerald City Open Water Swim on Saturday, August 15. Register before August 6 to received early bird discounts.