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“Sunlight Over First Hill” Selected as Design for Interstate 5 Columns

The First Hill Improvement Association is proud to announce that “Sunrise Over First Hill”  is the winning concept for the Interstate 5 Columns project. Designed by local artist and Seattle University student Nathan Watkins, this concept represents First Hill’s neighbors, architectural history, topography, density, and lush tree canopy. Nathan says, “this design could represent no other area, and in being as such

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Mark Your Calendars for the April 11th First Hill Public Meeting

The First Hill Improvement Association will be hosting the neighborhood’s second public meeting of 2017 on  April 11th, from 6-7:30pm at the Frye Art Museum Auditorium There’s a lot going on in our neck of the woods, so make sure that you attend! The folks from Lid I-5 will be presenting some of Seattle’s urban design challenges: a lack of public

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First Hill: Second to None

The First Hill Improvement Association is devoted to highlighting the constellation of people, places, and businesses that make our community such a rich and vibrant place. We’re proud to premier First Hill: Second to None, a series of short film love letters to the neighborhood. These short films feature 5 First Hill residents from a variety of backgrounds describing the things about First

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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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Submit an idea for a small-scale improvement in a park or street in First Hill

Your Voice, Your Choice: Parks & Streets is an opportunity for community members to directly decide how to spend $2,000,000 of the City’s budget on small-scale physical improvement projects in Seattle’s parks & streets (i.e. crosswalks, medians, flashing beacons, sidewalk repair, curb ramps, park benches, trail improvements etc.).  Each project must be under $90K. Throughout the month of February, Your

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RSVP for the Second Annual Neighborhood Valentine’s Day Party 2/7

Call us biased, but First Hill will always be first in our hearts! What better way to celebrate the place we love to call home than with a Valentine’s Day Party? Join the First Hill Improvement Association, the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation and your neighbors for an evening of community building and neighborhood pride at the Stimson-Green Mansion. Love

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