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University Street: Summer 2016

Join your friends and neighbors at these events occurring throughout the summer! July 28th: First Hill Reading Party at the University, Union and Boylston pavement park from 6-8pm. We’ll be filling the UUB pavement park with vintage furniture, music and snacks. Bring a book! August 11th: University Street Tree Walk at the 9th and University pavement park from 6-8pm. We’ll

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DON’T MISS THE STREET READING PARTY – JULY 28TH!

We’re transforming the street into a chic outdoor reading room! Bring a book (or two) to the University, Union and Boylston pavement park on Thursday, July 28th at 6:00 PM for a Reading Party! As one of the country’s most literate cities, Seattleites are known bookworms. Join your fellow bibliophiles at the park, which will be transformed with vintage furniture

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University Street Activation Project Report Released!

It’s no secret that First Hill has a shortage of park space. Rising land values and development pressures have made acquiring traditional space for a new park difficult. So, in 2014, the First Hill Improvement Association partnered with three city agencies – SDOT, DPD, and Parks- to explore a concept sweeping the country: repurposing land in the public right of

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