Community Celebration

On May 28th over 150 Lake City community members  packed into Elliot Bay Brewery’s downstairs event room for a truly wonderful celebration of our awarding of the Only In Seattle Grant and the formation of Lake City Future First. Janet Arkills gave a lively and informative presentation on the opportunities provided by the grant and invited all those […]

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Business Development Luncheon

On June 21st, the North Seattle Chamber of Commerce hosted a special luncheon at the Elliot Bay Brew Pub for a presentation of the Lake City Future First and the Only In Seattle Grant. Members of the Business Development work group dedicated several hours of outreach to bring in Lake City business members for a special […]

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What Is the Only In Seattle Grant?

The Only In Seattle Grant (OIS) is a city funded program to help promote and strengthen economic growth within a neighborhood business district. The city has experienced success implementing the initiative throughout Seattle neighborhoods since 2011. The program concentrates on five basic principles in order to empower businesses owners and communities to organize them around a common […]

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Mayor Announces Only In Seattle Grant Award to Lake City

  On April 1st Mayor Ed Murray officially announced the awarding of the 2014 Only In Seattle grants. Lake City was one of 18 neighborhoods receiving money from the city through the Only In Seattle Initiative. As a first year participant Lake City will be working toward creating a sustainable lead organization, an effective outreach […]

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