Status of City Council Rezone Plans

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

Hearing on the Rezones Monday March 12

Hearing on the Rezones Monday March 12

NOTICE: Public Hearing, Monday, March 12, 6:00 p.m.   What?  This is an official public hearing where the council will take testimony on the rezones in our  neighborhood. Where?  Northgate Community Center  10510 5th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98125 (map) How to Comment?   Comments should be two minutes or less.   The most effective comments

Holman Road Overpass Stays

Holman Road Overpass Stays

The Seattle Department of Transportation confirmed they will leave the Holman Road pedestrian overpass in place. This is a direct response to neighborhood concerns. This change in plans occurred after neighbors organized a petition and expressed a strong preference to keep the overpass.  Councilmember Mike O’Brien convened a community meeting in