Neighborhood News Blog

Thanksgiving Closure Information
The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods will be closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Happy Thanksgiving to all of our neighbors!  
5 Quick Tips for Accessing Your Government
The second PACE session titled Accessing Government was held recently for the 24 participants enrolled in PACE (People’s Academy for Community Engagement). Facilitated by Seattle City Councilmember Sally Bagshaw; King County Councilmember Larry Gossett, and PACE alum Amanda Kay Hemlick, here are the key tips shared with the group: Reach out to your elected officials! It […]
International Special Review District Board Announces Annual Election Results
The annual election for the International Special Review District Board was held on Tuesday, November 17.  Three positions were up for election this year, and the results are as follows: •  Valerie Tran won Position #1 for a District business person, property owner or employee. •   Herman Setijono won Position #3 for a District resident, tenant or […]
Mayor Murray and Councilmembers Introduce Legislation Designating Seattle P-I Globe a City landmark
Mayor Ed Murray, along with Councilmembers Tim Burgess, Jean Godden, and Sally Bagshaw, have introduced legislation to formally designate the Seattle P-I Globe a Seattle landmark. City Council’s approval of this ordinance will complete the process that began in 2012 “The P-I Globe is one of our city’s prominent icons, a visible reminder of Seattle’s […]