Construction Proposal on 130th NE

Below from Evan Mann on behalf of Blue Fern Development

Click Here for Flyer

“Hello Lake City Neighbors, 

We are Blue Fern Development, LLC and we are excited to propose a new town-home development in your neighborhood, located at 3009 NE 130th St. Seattle, WA 98125.

 A brief description of the project proposes the demolition of an existing commercial building and construction of 8 for-sale 3-story town-home units. For additional information on the project, please visit the Seattle Services Portal, record number 3032783-EG and see the attached flyer.

 As we our new to the Lake City area, we would love to hear from you about what you feel makes this area unique and how we can contribute to that vision. We welcome any feedback on the project proposal as well as the values and goals of the community. As an opportunity to provide feedback, we have scheduled an in-person drop-in session for the public to bring any questions or comments they may have surrounding the proposal, details provided below:

                Time and Date:                  December 11, from 6-7:30 PM

                Location:                              Lake City Community Center

                                                                12531 28th Ave NE – Seattle, WA 98125

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me at operations@bluefern.com.

Please encourage those within your community or organization to drop by if they are interested, we look forward to meeting all of you in person.

Sincerely,

Evan Mann (on behalf of Blue Fern Development, LLC)

Note: Any information collected by Blue Fern Development, LLC during the community outreach process may submitted to the City of Seattle and made public pursuant to the Washington Public Records Act.”

Budget Wins for D5

From the Offices of Debora Juarez

“In the nearly two months since Mayor Durkan delivered her proposed budget to the city council on September 24th, 2018, I have worked every day fighting for funding for crucial projects in District 5. As part of my commitment to bring City Hall to you, I worked with the D5 Community Network to put on an in-depth Budget Forum with the head of the City Budget Office, Ben Noble, and the Director of the City Council’s Central Staff, Kirstan Arestad. I met with countless constituents and community organizations and my office read thousands of your emails in order to hear your needs and ensure that the City Council not only listened, but responded.

The following budget items are ones that I championed and worked with other council members to include in the final budget that was passed on November 19th, 2018:

Building District 5
$8 million for replacing the Lake City Community Center, bringing the total amount of dedicated funding for a brand new building to $16 million.

Continue reading “Budget Wins for D5”

Oh Yeah, It’s Happening!

Lucha Libre Comes to Lake City

Huge thanks to the Lake City Collective who worked with community partners and the Seattle Parks Department to bring Lucha Libre to the neighborhood.

Saturday, December 8th at 5:30pm at the Lake City Community Center.

Lucha LIbre is professional wrestling originating in Mexico that employs rapid acrobatics.

This project is funded in part by a Neighborhood Matching Fund award from Seattle Department of Neighborhoods.

Census Job Opportunities

2020 Census Job Opportunities Across Washington

  “In advance of the 2020 Census, the U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people for temporary jobs across the country. These positions provide the perfect opportunity to earn extra income while helping your community. The results of the 2020 Census will help determine each state’s representation in Congress, as well as how certain funds are spent for schools, hospitals, roads, and more”

Interested applicants should go to 2020census.gov/jobs to apply.