Neighborhood News Blog

5/26/2015
Seattle City Council recently approved landmark designation ordinances for two elementary schools. Located in Madison Park and Montlake neighborhoods, both buildings were recognized for their cultural significance, distinct architectural character, and prominent siting within their neighborhoods. The city’s Landmarks Preservation Board approved the nomination, designation, and controls and incentives for both of these landmarks and […]
5/22/2015
Please join us for family friendly fun and FREE pizza & tacos on Wednesday, May 27 from 7-9 pm at the South Park Neighborhood Center 8201 10th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108. Candidates for Seattle City Council District 1 will answer questions to show what they know about the South Park neighborhood and how they plan to […]
5/22/2015
Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is accepting applications to the People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE), its civic leadership development program for the next wave of community leaders. The program begins this September and runs through September 2016. During the 12-month program, 26 emerging leaders (18 years and up) will learn hands-on strategies for community building, accessing […]
5/20/2015
Is your school or neighborhood planning a youth activity? If so, your group may qualify for support from Seattle’s Neighborhood Matching Fund program. Its Small Sparks Fund provides matching dollars of up to $1000 for neighborhood-initiated projects that promote community engagement. Activities could include a sports event, neighborhood clean-up, or talent show, but the ideas […]