Author Archives: Dale Johnson

Broadview Historical Society Meeting April 16

The Broadview Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting at the Broadview Library on Thursday April 16 at 1:30 PM. The speaker will be Natalie Danielson, who will do a Seattle Architectural Tour via a slide presentation featuring historical views of old buildings in Seattle. Everyone is welcome!  For more information contact Gloria Butts, 206-363-7295….

Carkeek Park’s 35th Annual Earth Day Celebration

The annual Earth Day events at Carkeek Park will be on Saturday April 18, from 10 Am to 2 PM.   Below are details.  

Opportunity for Public Input to Proposed Transportation Levy

In March 2015, Mayor Ed Murray introduced a proposal for a nine-year, $900 million levy to replace the existing Bridging the Gap levy that expires at the end of 2015. The Transportation Levy to Move Seattle proposal focuses on taking care of the basics, maintaining our streets, bridges, and sidewalks, while also investing in the…

Funds available for local Spring Clean activities

Are you planning on participating in the City’s annual Spring Clean event in Broadview? If so the Department of Neighborhoods has a fund to support your activity. The Spring Clean event is held every April and May, giving the opportunity for residents to keep our city tidy. SPU provides bags, gloves, safety vests and more to…

Demographic Comparisons of New Seattle City Council Districts

The Seattle Times has an article today comparing demographics of the new Seattle City Council districts. Here is a link to the article, and to the interactive data site. In the data site select a category to compare in the box on the right side of the page and observe color coded shading for values…

Greenwood Avenue Multimodal Corridor Program Meeting

The Greenwood Community Council’s Transportation Committee will host a meeting next Tuesday featuring a guest speaker from SDOT, Ms. Sara Zora, to discuss the Mulimodal Corridor Program, specifically the Greenwood Avenue corridor. Greenwood Ave is obviously an important artery for all of our communities, and if you like please feel free to publicize this meeting…

City of Seattle Find It, Fix It Mobile App

The City of Seattle Find It, Fix It app offers smartphone users an easy way to report issues such as potholes, graffiti, illegal dumping, damaged streetlights and abandoned vehicles. The Find It, Fix It app is a scaled-down version of the city’s online service request system and includes geographic awareness to give users a convenient way to alert the…

Licton Springs K-8 Public Option School

Licton Springs K-8 is a public Option School for the Broadview neighborhood. Starting in the 2015-2016 school year, students in the Broadview-Thompson, Northgate, Greenwood, Bagley, and Olympic View Elementary attendance areas are eligible for school-bus transportation to our temporary location in Wallingford. If you are looking for a school that is dynamic, respectful, and student…

Arterial Speeds to be Reduced on Greenwood and Holman Road

As part of Seattle’s Vision Zero plan to have no pedestrian deaths the Seattle Department of Transportation has announced that the speed limit on Greenwood Ave. N and Holman Road NW will be reduced from 35 to 30. According to an article in today’s Seattle Times several other measures will be taken around the city, including…

Celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day February 14, 2015!

Groups, businesses, and residents across Seattle come together the week of February 14 to celebrate this great day! Here are some ways for you to be a part of Neighbor Appreciation Day: List of Ideas on how you can celebrate Plan an event using these templates and tools Add your event to the Seattle Department…

Author Archives: Dale Johnson

Broadview Historical Society Meeting April 16

The Broadview Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting at the Broadview Library on Thursday April 16 at 1:30 PM. The speaker will be Natalie Danielson, who will do a Seattle Architectural Tour via a slide presentation featuring historical views of old buildings in Seattle. Everyone is welcome!  For more information contact Gloria Butts, 206-363-7295….

Carkeek Park’s 35th Annual Earth Day Celebration

The annual Earth Day events at Carkeek Park will be on Saturday April 18, from 10 Am to 2 PM.   Below are details.  

Opportunity for Public Input to Proposed Transportation Levy

In March 2015, Mayor Ed Murray introduced a proposal for a nine-year, $900 million levy to replace the existing Bridging the Gap levy that expires at the end of 2015. The Transportation Levy to Move Seattle proposal focuses on taking care of the basics, maintaining our streets, bridges, and sidewalks, while also investing in the…

Funds available for local Spring Clean activities

Are you planning on participating in the City’s annual Spring Clean event in Broadview? If so the Department of Neighborhoods has a fund to support your activity. The Spring Clean event is held every April and May, giving the opportunity for residents to keep our city tidy. SPU provides bags, gloves, safety vests and more to…

Demographic Comparisons of New Seattle City Council Districts

The Seattle Times has an article today comparing demographics of the new Seattle City Council districts. Here is a link to the article, and to the interactive data site. In the data site select a category to compare in the box on the right side of the page and observe color coded shading for values…

Greenwood Avenue Multimodal Corridor Program Meeting

The Greenwood Community Council’s Transportation Committee will host a meeting next Tuesday featuring a guest speaker from SDOT, Ms. Sara Zora, to discuss the Mulimodal Corridor Program, specifically the Greenwood Avenue corridor. Greenwood Ave is obviously an important artery for all of our communities, and if you like please feel free to publicize this meeting…

City of Seattle Find It, Fix It Mobile App

The City of Seattle Find It, Fix It app offers smartphone users an easy way to report issues such as potholes, graffiti, illegal dumping, damaged streetlights and abandoned vehicles. The Find It, Fix It app is a scaled-down version of the city’s online service request system and includes geographic awareness to give users a convenient way to alert the…

Licton Springs K-8 Public Option School

Licton Springs K-8 is a public Option School for the Broadview neighborhood. Starting in the 2015-2016 school year, students in the Broadview-Thompson, Northgate, Greenwood, Bagley, and Olympic View Elementary attendance areas are eligible for school-bus transportation to our temporary location in Wallingford. If you are looking for a school that is dynamic, respectful, and student…

Arterial Speeds to be Reduced on Greenwood and Holman Road

As part of Seattle’s Vision Zero plan to have no pedestrian deaths the Seattle Department of Transportation has announced that the speed limit on Greenwood Ave. N and Holman Road NW will be reduced from 35 to 30. According to an article in today’s Seattle Times several other measures will be taken around the city, including…

Celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day February 14, 2015!

Groups, businesses, and residents across Seattle come together the week of February 14 to celebrate this great day! Here are some ways for you to be a part of Neighbor Appreciation Day: List of Ideas on how you can celebrate Plan an event using these templates and tools Add your event to the Seattle Department…

Author Archives: Dale Johnson

Broadview Historical Society Meeting April 16

The Broadview Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting at the Broadview Library on Thursday April 16 at 1:30 PM. The speaker will be Natalie Danielson, who will do a Seattle Architectural Tour via a slide presentation featuring historical views of old buildings in Seattle. Everyone is welcome!  For more information contact Gloria Butts, 206-363-7295….

Carkeek Park’s 35th Annual Earth Day Celebration

The annual Earth Day events at Carkeek Park will be on Saturday April 18, from 10 Am to 2 PM.   Below are details.  

Opportunity for Public Input to Proposed Transportation Levy

In March 2015, Mayor Ed Murray introduced a proposal for a nine-year, $900 million levy to replace the existing Bridging the Gap levy that expires at the end of 2015. The Transportation Levy to Move Seattle proposal focuses on taking care of the basics, maintaining our streets, bridges, and sidewalks, while also investing in the…

Funds available for local Spring Clean activities

Are you planning on participating in the City’s annual Spring Clean event in Broadview? If so the Department of Neighborhoods has a fund to support your activity. The Spring Clean event is held every April and May, giving the opportunity for residents to keep our city tidy. SPU provides bags, gloves, safety vests and more to…

Demographic Comparisons of New Seattle City Council Districts

The Seattle Times has an article today comparing demographics of the new Seattle City Council districts. Here is a link to the article, and to the interactive data site. In the data site select a category to compare in the box on the right side of the page and observe color coded shading for values…

Greenwood Avenue Multimodal Corridor Program Meeting

The Greenwood Community Council’s Transportation Committee will host a meeting next Tuesday featuring a guest speaker from SDOT, Ms. Sara Zora, to discuss the Mulimodal Corridor Program, specifically the Greenwood Avenue corridor. Greenwood Ave is obviously an important artery for all of our communities, and if you like please feel free to publicize this meeting…

City of Seattle Find It, Fix It Mobile App

The City of Seattle Find It, Fix It app offers smartphone users an easy way to report issues such as potholes, graffiti, illegal dumping, damaged streetlights and abandoned vehicles. The Find It, Fix It app is a scaled-down version of the city’s online service request system and includes geographic awareness to give users a convenient way to alert the…

Licton Springs K-8 Public Option School

Licton Springs K-8 is a public Option School for the Broadview neighborhood. Starting in the 2015-2016 school year, students in the Broadview-Thompson, Northgate, Greenwood, Bagley, and Olympic View Elementary attendance areas are eligible for school-bus transportation to our temporary location in Wallingford. If you are looking for a school that is dynamic, respectful, and student…

Arterial Speeds to be Reduced on Greenwood and Holman Road

As part of Seattle’s Vision Zero plan to have no pedestrian deaths the Seattle Department of Transportation has announced that the speed limit on Greenwood Ave. N and Holman Road NW will be reduced from 35 to 30. According to an article in today’s Seattle Times several other measures will be taken around the city, including…

Celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day February 14, 2015!

Groups, businesses, and residents across Seattle come together the week of February 14 to celebrate this great day! Here are some ways for you to be a part of Neighbor Appreciation Day: List of Ideas on how you can celebrate Plan an event using these templates and tools Add your event to the Seattle Department…