Did you know the City is proposing to rezone our neighborhood to allow developers to replace single-family homes with multifamily lowrise buildings?
Survey Results Are In!
575 neighbors responded to the Crown Hill Urban Village online survey, and over 500 comments were collected. Survey results show an overwhelming community interest in planning before rezoning a large swath of single-family homes in one of the largest expansion areas in the City.
The Crown Hill Urban Village Committee for Smart Growth includes neighbors like YOU
- The Crown Hill Neighborhood Association
- The Crown Hill Business Association
- Greenwood Community Council
- The Olympic Manor Community Club
- The Whittier Heights Community Council
- Expedite developing a neighborhood plan for Crown Hill Urban Village before rezoning.
- Incentivize density along arterials.
- Limit UPzoning in single-family areas.
- Prioritize infrastructure upgrades (sidewalks, transit, schools, parks, utilities) before increasing density.
- Encourage commercial spaces to be built and leased to support small, locally-owned businesses.
- What is the Crown Hill Urban Village (CHUV) and proposed expansion area?
- What is HALA and Seattle 2035?
- What changes are proposed under the Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda (HALA) and Seattle’s Comprehensive Plan (Seattle 2035)?
- How would Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda (HALA) and Seattle 2035 as currently proposed impact my property and neighborhood?
How can you help?
Sign up, stay informed, become a neighborhood ambassador, volunteer, join the Crown Hill Neighborhood Association, spread the word, write a letter...
Latest News & Alerts, and Upcoming Events:
As the big rains fell in October, residents in some parts of Crown Hill Urban Village got out their shovels and sand bags to mitigate the flooding. Seattle Public Utilities is aware of major drainage and flooding problems in the existing urban village which completely blocks streets at times, flooding
Post Updated October 22: The City has rescheduled Crown Hill/Whittier Heights Find It Fix It Walk to November 19th from 10:30 to 12:30 meeting at Baker Park. The walk was originally scheduled for October 15th, and was cancelled due to the storm. We believe this Find It Fix It Walk is a critical opportunity