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

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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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Apply for the Seattle Pedestrian Advisory Board

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The Seattle Pedestrian Advisory Board is accepting applications for several new members to help make walking in Seattle safer and easier. The volunteer board, which was created by Seattle City Council in 1993, plays an influential role in implementing Seattle’s Pedestrian Master Plan. The board advises the Mayor and City Council, participates in planning and project development, evaluates policies, and makes recommendations to all

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FIRST HILL PROJECTS UP FOR DESIGN REVIEW

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Upcoming Design Review Board meetings will feature major developments coming to First Hill. These meeting offer citizens an opportunity to hear about and review multiple aspects of a building and its site, including some of the following: The overall appearance of the building How the proposal relates to adjacent sites and the overall street frontage How the proposal relates to unusual aspects of

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Subscribe to Swedish First Hill Construction Updates

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The Swedish First Hill Expansion project will provide essential updates to the campus, including two new buildings. The new Northwest Tower will house the emergency department, dining facility, critical care units, surgical suites and patients rooms. Another new building, Block 95, will provide numerous support functions for the campus. Construction is beginning, and will continue for up to two years.

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City Seeking Volunteers for HALA Community Focus Groups

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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!

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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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