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9/22/2014
Dear Friends and Colleagues: I am pleased to announce Mayor Ed Murray proposed his 2015-16 budget today, with increased investments in arts and culture. The Office’s core programing is made possible through the 1% for Art ordinance and the 75% allocation of Admissions Tax, which is being maintained. Additions have been made in arts education, […]
Mayor proposes 2015-16 budget
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has presented to the City Council his proposed budget for 2015-16 that brings more transparency, more innovation, better organization and better performance to City government.
Seattle Parks and Recreation seeks nominations for annual volunteer service awards
Seattle Parks and Recreation is seeking nominations for the Denny Awards, which honor volunteer service to the city's parks system. The deadline for nominations is October 13.
Greening the Emerald City, one home at a time
Community Power Works is driving clean energy innovation and generating economic growth by delivering energy efficiency solutions to Seattleites.
Seattle Hazard Mitigation Plan comment period
The City wants to hear from you about how they are planning to mitigate hazards. The draft update to the Seattle All-Hazards Mitigation Plan is available for public review through October 3.
Central Area Block Party
The City of Seattle partners with the community to host the Central Area Block Party on September 27 at the corner of 23rd Avenue and Cherry Street, 10:00am to 6:00pm, offering live music, food trucks, art activities and more.
Deadline approaches to apply for matching funds to support your neighborhood project
Workshops are available in September for interested applicants. The application deadline is October 6.
Seattle's Utility Discount Program partners with Fresh Bucks at Farmers Markets to increase enrollment
In September, staff from Seattle City Light will be available at five Farmers Markets for a two week period to help sign up low-income residents for the Utility Discount Program.