Author Archives: Susan George

Professional: I’m a real estate broker for Coldwell Banker Bain, the nation’s most productive residential real estate company. My referral based real estate practice has been built over the last 18 years on a foundation of client advocacy, knowledge and ethical business practices. My expertise is managing complex real estate transactions. Education: I studied at Cornish College of Arts, Interior Design and I’m the proprietor of Seattlesue Design. In today’s market it is important to have expertise in home preparation and an eye for value. Personal: One of my passions is community service. It is very gratifying to be a part of Broadview Community Council, Broadview Sewer Task Force and to help launch our Broadviewseattle.org. Preserving the infrastructure of our neighborhood is important to all of us in maintaining the value of our homes. For most of us our homes are our most valuable asset. I love living in Broadview. It is area of Seattle where home lots are larger and the trees are big. I think a part of Broadview has an urban small farm/bed community feeling. I tend a large garden, raise hens and keep bees on my spare time. www.seattlesue.com 206.285.2532

Gardening in Broadview

 Written by Michelle Miner a member of the Broadview Garen Club  Midwinter can be quiet, except for the colored twigs of willows and dogwoods, but late winter and early spring can burst forth with an abundance of hellebore blooms.  They can be winter’s most captivating plant.  It is so fun to walk out into your sleepy…

Holiday Tree Sale Broadview Thomson K-8 school.

  Holiday Tree Sale this Saturday and Sunday ( December 8 and 9) in front of the school from 11 AM – 4 PM. We have Douglas Firs (5-6′) and (6-7′) and Noble Firs (6-7′) for sale. We will also have a bake sale with all proceeds going to the Broadview Thomson K-8 school. It…

Spaghetti Feed at Grace Lutheran Church

Broadview Heavy Rains: Adopt your drain

Number one priority is safety: stay out of street when raking drains With a significant rainfall this week, Seattle Public Utilities is urging residents to adopt their local drains, and make sure they are free of leaves and debris. When bad weather hits this time of year, storm drains can easily become overwhelmed with leaves…

Public FAQ concerning I-502

Email to Broadview CC from Terrie Johnston, SPD Crime Prevention Coordinator The following information is being released on the SPD Blotter today as a sort of public FAQ regarding the recent passage of Initiative 502. Marijwhatnow? A Guide to Legal Marijuana Use In Seattle The people have spoken. Voters have passed Initiative 502 and beginning…

Community Center Hours in Northwest Seattle

The City Council is currently considering a reduction in funding for community center hours in the Northwest sector of the city from current service levels, despite having the highest average attendance of any sector. The reduction equates to approximately 10 hours per week at one community center. Although the Council has not specified which community…

Coal trains information for Broadview

You have probably seen stories about the proposed coal export terminal at Cherry Point, near Anacortes.  You may not be aware that if this terminal is built it could have a direct impact on our neighborhood.  This proposal would route trains to Cherry Point via the tracks that run through Carkeek Park.  The amount of…

North Seattle Boys & Girls Club

   Boys and Girls Club Baskteball League!! K – 3rd!! Come join us for some athletic fun! We are starting our K-1st (coed) and our 2nd & 3rd Grade basketball league. The league is designed to encourage youth to engage in a fun and safe environment to learn a new sport or improve on their…

Events at Broadview Library

Two upcoming free events for next week at the Broadview Library:  “We’ve Gotta Be Clean”  6:00 p.m. Thursday October 11th Make your own basic cleaners for your home with safe ingredients you probably already have.  Offered in partnership with the Washington Toxics Coalition. “Putting Together a Disaster Kit”     10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 13th Part of…

Gardening in the NW… Broadview Neighborhood

Wrtten by Michelle Miner,a member of the Broadview Garden Club At the end of summer, I like to think about what plants worked in my garden, and what changes I might like to make. I have a spot in my front area that seems to cry out for some kind of dramatic plant.  The plant…