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Celebrate Seattle’s Neighbor Day on February 11 with random acts of kindness

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods invites all Seattle residents to celebrateNeighbor Day on February 11 by indulging in “random acts of kindness.” Neighbor Day is a special day set aside to reach out to neighbors, make new friends, and express thanks to those who help make our neighborhoods a great place to live. Residents, businesses, and community groups throughout Seattle are

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Apply for the People’s Academy for Community Engagement

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is now accepting applications for the winter quarter of the People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE). PACE is a civic leadership development program dedicated to teaching hands-on skills ranging from community engagement to navigating City government to the next wave of community leaders. The PACE winter quarter begins January 28 and runs through March 4.

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Join the Dept of Neighborhoods for Community Conversations on Affordable Housing

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, in collaboration with Seattle Parks & Recreation, Planning & Community Development, Transportation, and others, are hosting an Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda (HALA) Open House Tuesday, January 10 from 6 to 8pmat Optimism Brewing. Everyone interested in making a more affordable, livable Seattle for all are invited to come, learn, and join in conversation with

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Attend the November Public Meeting 11/15

The November meeting of the First Hill Improvement Association is scheduled for Tuesday November 15th from 6:00 – 7:30pm at the Frye Art Museum. The agenda includes: The Department of Neighborhoods. We will here from DON on their recent changes and efforts to advance the effective deployment of equitable and inclusive engagement strategies across all City departments. We will also receive

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City Seeking Volunteers for HALA Community Focus Groups

The Community Focus Groups will guide implementation of the Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda (HALA) – the bold action plan put forth by Mayor Murray and the City Council to improve housing affordability and availability throughout Seattle. We are asking residents from neighborhoods across the city to participate as volunteers to inform the HALA process. A key focus of the

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Volunteers needed to advise on First Hill development plans!

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is seeking community members to serve on the Standing Advisory Committees at Harborview AND Virginia Mason Medical Centers. The role of each committee is to provide feedback on projects planned and under development by the institution to ensure it complies with its Master Plan. The Master Plan describes zoning rules, long range planning of the property,

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