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Rainier Beach

Kubota Gardens in Rainier Beach.
The Rainier Beach neighborhood is home to people from around the world, with over 60 languages spoken.

Project Timeline

  • March 2011
    Community Issues Identification workshop
  • June 2011
    Priorities and Preliminary Strategies workshop
  • January – August 2011
    Meetings with ethnic, cultural and age-specific groups
  • October 2011
    Community Open House — Draft Goals and Recommendations
  • March 2012
    Neighborhood Plan Update completed
    Community develops its action plan
    Making Rainier Beach Great! — A Call to Action workshop
  • April 2012
    Rainier Beach Moving Forward formed
  • November 2012
    Rainier Beach Station Area Urban Design Open House
  • January 2013
    City Council Public Hearing on Comprehensive Plan Amendment for Rainier Beach
  • May 2013
    City Council approved Comprehensive Plan Amendments for Rainier Beach
  • December 2014 (tentative)
    Submit rezone legislation for Rainier Beach station area to Mayor and City Council

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