Major Institutions & Schools

What are the Major Institutions and Schools programs?

Seattle's major institutions - our hospitals, universities, and colleges - and our public K-12 schools are important parts of the city and region. Since our major institutions and schools are in thriving neighborhoods, they require special development plans to ensure equitable growth and the well-being of the surrounding communities. To achieve this, community members like you collaborate with representatives from these institutions and the City to craft mutually beneficial plans for development. 


Here’s your chance to advise the City on development plans of Seattle Central College on Capitol Hill. Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is seeking interested community members from surrounding neighborhoods to participate on the Seattle Central [...]


What does an alley near a hospital and the redesign of a public park have in common? The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods! A few years ago, Swedish Medical Center First Hill was interested in redeveloping its campus. Owing to the impact that [...]