Event on Housing Affordability and Livability in Our Neighborhood

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The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, in collaboration with other City departments, is seeking feedback on a new program to create affordable housing in our neighborhoods and, more specifically, on the proposed zoning changes required to make that happen.  We will be hosting feedback events throughout the city over the next several months and you are invited to participate!

In our Neighborhood the event is: Saturday Dec 3rd, 2016 from 10:00AM to 12:00PM 

Location: Bitter Lake Community Center  13035 Linden Ave N, Seattle, WA 98133

City Departments present will be:
• Parks and Recreation – Development Plan
• Transportation (SDOT) – Bus Rapid Ride
• Transportation (SDOT) / Construction and Inspections (SDCI) – Parking Reform
• Office of Sustainability and the Environment (OSE)
• Ethics + Elections – Democracy Vouchers
• Human Services Division – Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

Contact: Jesseca Brand

Phone: 206.733.9982

email: Jesseca.brand@seattle.gov

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