Mary’s Place Open House July 9

The new Mary’s Place Family Center is holding an open house at their location on Stone Ave. N and N 130th St. on July 9 at 5:30 PM.  Mayor Ed. Murray will attend.

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Broadview Charity Sale

Help support two local charities by stopping by the Armadillo 7th Annual Parking Lot Sale for Charity.  The event is Saturday, June 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Meet your neighbors, support two local charities, support a local business.   Here’s how it works:  sellers in the Armadillo parking lot donate 10% of their sales, and Armadillo…

Participate in Night Out 2015 on August 4th

It’s time to start thinking about holding a Night Out block event.  Each year many groups of neighbors have a potluck get together to socialize and maybe talk about crime prevention.  This year’s Night Out is on Tuesday August 4. “Night Out” is a national Crime Prevention event. Seattle has had a long history of supporting Night…

The War on Density

There are many neighborhood concerns on growth in Seattle including Broadview.  I thought I would share an article written by Josh Feith published today in Publicola at SeattleMet.  City Council Committee Restricts Density with Series of NIMBY Amendments | Seattle Politics | Seattle Met Retiring city council member Tom Rasmussen—he’s not running for reelection in this…

Steward Position at Carkeek Park Demonstration Gardens

  If you are you interested in: working in a beautiful environment with a wide variety of plants native to the Pacific Northwest, as well as the continental US, maintaining gardens created for pollinators, and native and migrating birds, propagating, dividing, transplanting plants, collecting and sowing seeds, building and maintaining soil health using a modified…

Historic Slide Show at Broadview Historical Society Meeting June 18

At the June 18 meeting of the Broadview Historical Society the program will be “Greenwood/Phinney Historic Slide Show.”  Presenters will be Bob Keeney, a longtime resident of a pioneer family, and Ariel Barnett, Program Coordinator for the Greenwood Senior Center. Last month the aerial photos of Broadview shown at the Broadview Historical Society meeting drew a…

Sound Transit 3 Public Involvement Meetings

The Sound Transit Board has kicked off a public involvement campaign to decide what mass transit projects should be studied as the final candidates for a Sound Transit 3 ballot measure. Community members throughout the fast-growing Puget Sound region can engage on ST3 priorities via an online survey, a new interactive website, public meetings and social…

SPU Meeting in Broadview last Week

Over 100 people attended the Broadview Sewer and Drainage Improvements open house last Thursday. Thank you to everyone that participated and submitted comments – Seattle Public Utilities values your input as we prepare to select a preferred alternative by the end of this year. If you were not able to attend the open house or…

Broadview Co-op Preschool Still Has Openings for Fall

The Broadview Co-op Preschool located at the Grace Lutheran Church at Greenwood Ave. N and N 112th St. still has some openings for its Fall session.  If you are interested full information is available at their site.

Mary’s Place Coming to N 130th and Stone Ave. N June 7th

Mary’s Place, an organization that provides services for homeless women, has announced that until the new North Precinct station is constructed the former bank building at N 130th and Stone Ave. N will become an emergency family night shelter.  Below is their announcement. Earlier this year, Seattle Mayor  Ed Murray formed a task force to…