Growth Brings Fresh Ideas for Community

Growth Brings Fresh Ideas for Community

Growth Sparks New Crown Hill Market As the Parla Apartment building went up across the Crown Hill Center, Karin LaBelle got an idea. Growth was coming to Crown Hill. Could more people translate into more community cohesiveness? She and her husband had been selling their  Crown Hill Honey at the

Draft EIS Comments Due August 7

Draft EIS Comments Due August 7

Several weeks ago, the City released their draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)  for proposed density increases and upzones in Seattle’s urban villages. The EIS is necessary to comply with state law.  The EIS looks at a variety of factors in considering the environmental impacts of zoning changes proposed to implement

Vote by Friday; DEIS Hearing Reminder

Vote by Friday; DEIS Hearing Reminder

Have you voted yet? Please Vote online for Pedestrian Improvement Funds for our neighborhood by this Friday, June 30th.  1) Go online to the City’s voting website here.2) To vote online the city asks for your mobile phone number. They will send a verification code, which can be entered in on the next

Got plans Thursday (April 27th) night?

Got plans Thursday (April 27th) night?

Join your neighbors at Hales Ales Brewery. Wear green. Talk to city leaders about growth. As a resident living in Crown Hill Urban Village, you have a chance to attend a City-Sponsored Open House on April 27th at Hales Ales Brewery, 4301 Leary Way NW. The City Open House hours

The City is Knocking …

The City is Knocking …

City representatives are canvassing and doorbelling in Crown Hill Urban Village to leave information about HALA and answer questions about the upzone. As your neighbor-driven community group, we encourage you to communicate directly back to the city with your feedback on the draft maps. Not sure how you feel? We

UPzoning Update for Crown Hill Urban Village

UPzoning Update for Crown Hill Urban Village

In late 2016, over 200 neighbors attended a series of neighborhood events hosted to gather input on the new draft upzone maps for Crown Hill Urban Village. Community members asked questions, raised concerns and discussed opportunities about the draft upzone maps and changes proposed for our neighborhood. Community Feedback and City

Neighborhood Greenway and Pedestrian Safety

Neighborhood Greenway and Pedestrian Safety

The City is proposing building a new Greenway and modifying the Holman Rd. pedestrian overpass through Crown Hill Urban Village. The Committee for Smart Growth is advocating for  pedestrian safety enhancements due to traffic through this business area, poor visibility, and lack of safe separated space for pedestrians to avoid traffic