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Christa Dumpys
Neighborhood District Coordinator
North Neighborhood District


  • Volunteer at Salmonfest, August 4-7 (Read More)
  • Community Police Academy Program Applications Due July 29 (Read More)


  • North District Council Meeting: July 6, 7pm, Lake City Library (For more info, contact
  • Music in the Mini Park: June 29 and July 6, 5pm (Learn More)
  • North Precinct Community Picnic at Ballard Seafood Fest: July 9, 11am-4pm at Ballard Commons Park (Learn More)


A thoughtful evening on Seattle’s Housing Affordability

Join Seattle for Everyone and Bellwether Housing for a thoughtful evening on Seattle’s housing affordability at Naked City Brewery & Taphouse in Greenwood. June 27th from 7-8:30 PM at Naked City Brewery, 8564 Greenwood Ave N Seattle is growing twice as fast as projected and yet building less than half the housing it needs for…

NW 120th Street Outfall and Drainage Improvements Project Update

You’re invited: Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) has finished design of the NW 120th Street and 9th Avenue NW Outfall and Drainage Improvements Project and will begin construction in August 2016. The project team will host a walk and talk from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, to answer questions about the project and…

Updates on a neighborhood Project: SafeonThird

Want a Crosswalk on 130th? What about a stop sign on 3rd and 130th? SDOT is currently doing a traffic study at this intersection. Right now, there is a camera counting pedestrian crossing at 3rd and 130th. The camera will be up for the next week or so. If people are seen crossing here and…

What’s all the talk about the N Precinct Station…..

  Just when you think something is a done deal with Our City! I have included a letter of support from Broadview Community Council to the City Council, a direct link to our City site on the North Precinct Station and links to  articles this week on N Precinct Station. Here is a link to the letter of…

Rezoning around the Bitter Lake Urban Village.

PUBLIC HEARING Rezoning around the Bitter Lake Urban Village July 14, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. The hearing will be held at North Seattle College The details follow: For Publication in the LUIB and DJC on Monday, June 13, 2016  NOTICE of CITY COUNCIL PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING REZONES AND AMENDMENTS TO THE SEATTLE MUNICIPAL CODE AFFECTING PROPERTY…

How Broadview Responds to 9.0 Earthquake

This week you will hear news about government agencies practicing their response to a 9.0 earthquake, called Cascadia Rising.  Volunteers in Broadview will practice their operation of an emergency communications hub on Saturday June 11.  The practice drill will be held at Luther Memorial Church, 13047 Greenwood Ave. N, from 9 AM-11 AM. Normal modes…

Who really ‘speaks’ for neighborhoods?

This is a very interesting article written by Michael McGinn in Crosscut THURSDAY 2, JUNE 2016 in case you missed it.Who speaks for Seattle’s neighborhoods? With growth and rezones taking center stage in citywide conversation, the question is getting hotter.

Join the Conversation on HALA

From: Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda Newsletter,   Join the Conversation! We have launched an online tool to get your feedback on HALA’s proposals. This is an interactive survey where you can see other respondents’ opinions alongside your own. Many of the recommendations in this survey were generated by community conversations and they cover a wide variety of topics….

NW District Council Neighborhood Street Fund Review

Fantastic news from Thomas C Whittemore, Neighborhood District Coordinator and Jim Jensen, Vice President of the BCC. “I have attached the results from the Northwest District Council’s vote on the NSF proposals.  Thank you for your great efforts to build community and improve the city. Two Broadview projects will go forward in the process with 3 other…