Author Archives: Dale Johnson

Community Forum on Safe Routes to School

SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOLS FORUM Focus:  Licton Springs, Haller Lake, & Surrounding Neighborhoods Tuesday Jan. 20, 2015 … 6:30 – 8:00 PM At North Seattle College Cafeteria (see location on attached sheet) Come to the community forum about providing Safe Routes to Schools in our area of north Seattle Hear presentations by SDOT on its…

Earthquake Home Retrofit Class Jan. 10

A free, introductory class provides information for do-it-yourselfers or those who want to become educated consumers on how to seismically secure your home to its foundation. Experienced instructors share their insight on tools needed, building techniques, the City’s free plan set and the permit process. WHEN: Saturday, January 10, 2015 11 a.m. – 1 p.m….

Bitter Lake P-Patch 2014 Annual Report

The good folks at the Bitter Lake P-Patch had another successful year, as noted in the report they published, printed below. Bitter Lake P-Patch Annual Report  2014 Even though this was only our second summer at Bitter Lake P-Patch, it is clear we have become an operable garden. We grew, cooked, canned, ate, donated and shared…

Holiday Tree Sale at Broadview-Thomson

Broadview-Thomson K-8 will be hosting its third annual Winter Tree Farm this Saturday and Sunday, December 6 and 7, and again on December 13 and 14. Trees will be sold from 11am to 4pm each weekend. Noble Fir trees (5 to 8 feet) and Douglas Fir trees (5 to 7 feet) will be available, as…

Get Ready for Possible Freezing Weather

The National Weather Service has published a special weather statement about potential freezing weather in our area by Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Drain your garden hoses! Here is the text of the NWS statement. COLDER TEMPERATURES AND LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS WEEK… A COLD CANADIAN AIR MASS WILL DIVE SOUTHWARD ON MONDAY AND SPREAD…

Damage to Salmon to Sound Trail at Carkeek Park

Have you ever seen the salmon along the Salmon to Sound Trail at Carkeek Park? For the next few weeks you can watch adult salmon returning to the creeks where they will spawn and complete their life cycle. Next February and March you can also witness thousands of baby salmon being released from the Imprint…

Community Conversation with the Seattle Police North Precinct

The next Broadview Community Council meeting on November 18 will be a community conversation with the Seattle Police North Precinct. Please join us at the Broadview Community Council meeting on Tuesday, November 18 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.for an Open Forum Community Conversation with officers from the North Precinct.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Meet some…

What to Do With Halloween Candy

Seattle Public Utilities reminds that there are ways to dispose of leftover Halloween candy. Seattle’s culinary candy experts have spoken. The worst Halloween candy is… Wax Lips and Teeth! Wax Lips and Teeth beat chocolate-covered bacon in a Seattle Public Utilities’ online poll. Candy Corn, which was voted the worst Halloween candy in 2011, this…

Election Forum October 21 at Taproot Theatre

Northwest Seattle Neighborhoods Election Forum at the Taproot Theatre 204 N 85th St. in Greenwood Next Tuesday – October 21 at 7PM Please join your neighbors next Tuesday evening to make sense of ballot measures as the fall election closes in.  The election forum gives you an opportunity to hear from the campaigns and ask them…

Venema Creek Project Update Meeting

Seattle Public Utilities will hold an information session about upcoming work on the Venema Creek project.  Below is the announcement. Construction for the Venema Creek Natural Drainage System (NDS) project will begin soon. The project team at Seattle Public Utilities would like to invite you to an informal drop-in session. Wednesday, October 29 5:30 –…

Author Archives: Dale Johnson

Community Forum on Safe Routes to School

SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOLS FORUM Focus:  Licton Springs, Haller Lake, & Surrounding Neighborhoods Tuesday Jan. 20, 2015 … 6:30 – 8:00 PM At North Seattle College Cafeteria (see location on attached sheet) Come to the community forum about providing Safe Routes to Schools in our area of north Seattle Hear presentations by SDOT on its…

Earthquake Home Retrofit Class Jan. 10

A free, introductory class provides information for do-it-yourselfers or those who want to become educated consumers on how to seismically secure your home to its foundation. Experienced instructors share their insight on tools needed, building techniques, the City’s free plan set and the permit process. WHEN: Saturday, January 10, 2015 11 a.m. – 1 p.m….

Bitter Lake P-Patch 2014 Annual Report

The good folks at the Bitter Lake P-Patch had another successful year, as noted in the report they published, printed below. Bitter Lake P-Patch Annual Report  2014 Even though this was only our second summer at Bitter Lake P-Patch, it is clear we have become an operable garden. We grew, cooked, canned, ate, donated and shared…

Holiday Tree Sale at Broadview-Thomson

Broadview-Thomson K-8 will be hosting its third annual Winter Tree Farm this Saturday and Sunday, December 6 and 7, and again on December 13 and 14. Trees will be sold from 11am to 4pm each weekend. Noble Fir trees (5 to 8 feet) and Douglas Fir trees (5 to 7 feet) will be available, as…

Get Ready for Possible Freezing Weather

The National Weather Service has published a special weather statement about potential freezing weather in our area by Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Drain your garden hoses! Here is the text of the NWS statement. COLDER TEMPERATURES AND LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS WEEK… A COLD CANADIAN AIR MASS WILL DIVE SOUTHWARD ON MONDAY AND SPREAD…

Damage to Salmon to Sound Trail at Carkeek Park

Have you ever seen the salmon along the Salmon to Sound Trail at Carkeek Park? For the next few weeks you can watch adult salmon returning to the creeks where they will spawn and complete their life cycle. Next February and March you can also witness thousands of baby salmon being released from the Imprint…

Community Conversation with the Seattle Police North Precinct

The next Broadview Community Council meeting on November 18 will be a community conversation with the Seattle Police North Precinct. Please join us at the Broadview Community Council meeting on Tuesday, November 18 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.for an Open Forum Community Conversation with officers from the North Precinct.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Meet some…

What to Do With Halloween Candy

Seattle Public Utilities reminds that there are ways to dispose of leftover Halloween candy. Seattle’s culinary candy experts have spoken. The worst Halloween candy is… Wax Lips and Teeth! Wax Lips and Teeth beat chocolate-covered bacon in a Seattle Public Utilities’ online poll. Candy Corn, which was voted the worst Halloween candy in 2011, this…

Election Forum October 21 at Taproot Theatre

Northwest Seattle Neighborhoods Election Forum at the Taproot Theatre 204 N 85th St. in Greenwood Next Tuesday – October 21 at 7PM Please join your neighbors next Tuesday evening to make sense of ballot measures as the fall election closes in.  The election forum gives you an opportunity to hear from the campaigns and ask them…

Venema Creek Project Update Meeting

Seattle Public Utilities will hold an information session about upcoming work on the Venema Creek project.  Below is the announcement. Construction for the Venema Creek Natural Drainage System (NDS) project will begin soon. The project team at Seattle Public Utilities would like to invite you to an informal drop-in session. Wednesday, October 29 5:30 –…

Author Archives: Dale Johnson

Community Forum on Safe Routes to School

SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOLS FORUM Focus:  Licton Springs, Haller Lake, & Surrounding Neighborhoods Tuesday Jan. 20, 2015 … 6:30 – 8:00 PM At North Seattle College Cafeteria (see location on attached sheet) Come to the community forum about providing Safe Routes to Schools in our area of north Seattle Hear presentations by SDOT on its…

Earthquake Home Retrofit Class Jan. 10

A free, introductory class provides information for do-it-yourselfers or those who want to become educated consumers on how to seismically secure your home to its foundation. Experienced instructors share their insight on tools needed, building techniques, the City’s free plan set and the permit process. WHEN: Saturday, January 10, 2015 11 a.m. – 1 p.m….

Bitter Lake P-Patch 2014 Annual Report

The good folks at the Bitter Lake P-Patch had another successful year, as noted in the report they published, printed below. Bitter Lake P-Patch Annual Report  2014 Even though this was only our second summer at Bitter Lake P-Patch, it is clear we have become an operable garden. We grew, cooked, canned, ate, donated and shared…

Holiday Tree Sale at Broadview-Thomson

Broadview-Thomson K-8 will be hosting its third annual Winter Tree Farm this Saturday and Sunday, December 6 and 7, and again on December 13 and 14. Trees will be sold from 11am to 4pm each weekend. Noble Fir trees (5 to 8 feet) and Douglas Fir trees (5 to 7 feet) will be available, as…

Get Ready for Possible Freezing Weather

The National Weather Service has published a special weather statement about potential freezing weather in our area by Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.  Drain your garden hoses! Here is the text of the NWS statement. COLDER TEMPERATURES AND LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS WEEK… A COLD CANADIAN AIR MASS WILL DIVE SOUTHWARD ON MONDAY AND SPREAD…

Damage to Salmon to Sound Trail at Carkeek Park

Have you ever seen the salmon along the Salmon to Sound Trail at Carkeek Park? For the next few weeks you can watch adult salmon returning to the creeks where they will spawn and complete their life cycle. Next February and March you can also witness thousands of baby salmon being released from the Imprint…

Community Conversation with the Seattle Police North Precinct

The next Broadview Community Council meeting on November 18 will be a community conversation with the Seattle Police North Precinct. Please join us at the Broadview Community Council meeting on Tuesday, November 18 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.for an Open Forum Community Conversation with officers from the North Precinct.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Meet some…

What to Do With Halloween Candy

Seattle Public Utilities reminds that there are ways to dispose of leftover Halloween candy. Seattle’s culinary candy experts have spoken. The worst Halloween candy is… Wax Lips and Teeth! Wax Lips and Teeth beat chocolate-covered bacon in a Seattle Public Utilities’ online poll. Candy Corn, which was voted the worst Halloween candy in 2011, this…

Election Forum October 21 at Taproot Theatre

Northwest Seattle Neighborhoods Election Forum at the Taproot Theatre 204 N 85th St. in Greenwood Next Tuesday – October 21 at 7PM Please join your neighbors next Tuesday evening to make sense of ballot measures as the fall election closes in.  The election forum gives you an opportunity to hear from the campaigns and ask them…

Venema Creek Project Update Meeting

Seattle Public Utilities will hold an information session about upcoming work on the Venema Creek project.  Below is the announcement. Construction for the Venema Creek Natural Drainage System (NDS) project will begin soon. The project team at Seattle Public Utilities would like to invite you to an informal drop-in session. Wednesday, October 29 5:30 –…