Seattle Together Art Signs

Part of the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture Program The Office of Arts and Culture in partnership with the Department of Neighborhoods and SDOT is working with 10 Seattle neighborhoods, including Lake City, to distribute artistic signs throughout communities. Build Lake City Together is working to distribute about 70 signs along LCW, 125th, Little […]

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Mayor Town Hall

Message From the City of Seattle “Please join Mayor Jenny A. Durkan and City of Seattle Department Directors for a conversation about North Seattle community needs and how we can work together to support our communities, especially those most impacted, during this pandemic.  Community members are the City’s most vital resource, and the best solutions often come […]

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Businesses – Beware of Scams

Information to Help Avoid Scams OED and the Mayor’s Office have issued a waning to the community about scammers who have been preying on small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. They have received numerous reports of scammers posing as either lenders or third-party providers offering to assist businesses with their federal Small Business Administration […]

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Paycheck Protection Program April 27th

Additional Relief Package of $484 Billion – Approved on Friday Info provided by the Seattle Office of Economic Development SBA Loan Application Support_English Small Business Administration (SBA) Loan Application Checklist_English Of the additional $484 Billion, $320B will work to replenish the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and $60B to replenish the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan […]

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Business Updates for April 21st

Resources, Links and Information for Our Lake City Businesses SBA Loan Technical Assistance: OED staff and staff from other loaned departments have fielded almost 100 calls the last week from businesses seeking help navigating the SBA’s financing options. Although the federal loan programs are currently suspended due to exhausted funding (see below), we have continued helping businesses to understand loan options and are supporting them in preparing to submit loan and grant application when funding becomes […]

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