Did you know the City is proposing to rezone our neighborhood to allow developers to replace single-family homes with multifamily lowrise buildings?
Neighbors Share Concerns about Rezones
2018 Proposed Rezone Maps
View the City's current draft rezone maps for CHUV
Who We Are The Crown Hill Urban Village Committee for Smart Growth is a partnership of neighborhood organizations and volunteer neighbors working together for smarter growth in the Crown Hill Urban Village (CHUV) and the proposed expansion area. Over 600 neighbors who have joined our mailing list
- Planning and design guidelines to support smart growth in our community.
- Investments in Infrastructure to accommodate growth.
- Creation of vibrant commercial spaces and business district
The City is making decisions NOW on growth and the future of our neighborhood. Please contact the Mayor and City Council and tell them you support Smart Growth in Crown Hill Urban Village. Would you be willing to write City Officials or go to City Hall and make public comments
Latest News & Alerts, and Upcoming Events:
The Seattle Office of Planning and Community Development (OPCD) has launched a two year Community Planning effort for Crown Hill Urban Village and the surrounding area. Neighbors who live in and around the Crown Hill Urban Village area are invited to participate and share their ideas for our neighborhood. Please participate
Background: Seattle City Council proposed expanding and rezoning Crown Hill Urban Village (CHUV) and other neighborhoods around the City to build affordable housing under the Mandatory Housing Affordability (MHA) policy in 2016. The CHUV Committee for Smart Growth formed in order to advocate that rezoning our neighborhood creates a positive