Tugboat and motor boat in Puget Sound map it

Photo by Dave Heston

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Every part of this city is unique and vital to our growth and our ability to sustain what we love about living and working here. Seattle neighborhoods are communities with tremendous passion, knowledge and rich culture.

Housing Levy

Housing Levy
Since 1981, the Seattle Housing Levy has helped a variety of residents find affordable housing in communities throughout the city.

Affordable rental housing Watch the Video

Capital funding awarded by the City in 2011 will help construct seven new apartment buildings with more than 460 apartments for working families, low-income seniors, and homeless individuals and families. Most of the funding comes from the Seattle Housing Levy.

You Stay Warm, Earth Stays Cool Watch the Video

Encouraging low-income residents to get their homes weatherized for free through HomeWise program.

City Utility and Service Payment Centers

There are in-person payment sites throughout the city that provide payment services for utility bills, pet license, passports, cable services and more.

Human Services Events

Human Services Blog Posts