TO THE NW DISTRICT COUNCIL
The Northwest District Council is an organization
of vibrant neighborhood groups working hard to keep this district a great
place to work, play, visit, and live. The efforts of our active local
neighborhood councils make living here the best it can be, ensuring neighborhood
schools, libraries, parks, roads, utilities, and other amenities are maintained
and enhanced for the health, safety, and enjoyment of all. The NW District
Council works with other Districts, the City of Seattle, and state and
regional entities to make life better for everyone. For more information
on the purpose of the NW District Council, see the right hand column on
this page. Click here
to view a printable version of our by-laws.
NORTHWEST DISTRICT ALERTS
Be an Equity Champion: Apply for the Community Involvement Commission
- The deadline for applications is Wednesday, March 1 by 5pm. Visit
Wednesday, March 1, 6:00-7:30 pm the Neighborhood
Matching Fund team is hosting workshop at University Heights
- Room 209 (5031 University Way NE) .To RSVP call 206-733-9916. Workshops
will be offered throughout the year.
Voice, Your Choice: Parks & Streets - Now all ages will have
the opportunity to decide how to spend $2,000,000 of the City's budget
on small-scale physical improvement projects in Seattle's parks and streets.
Have an idea for a project? You can submit your ideas now.
You're invited to help improve the Port of Seattle's website
by providing your input via this online
survey by Thursday, Feb. 23.
DEPT OF NEIGHBORHOODS NEWSLETTER
– FOR FEBRUARY 22, 2017
News About Seattle Happenings -
Ed Murray's 2017 State of the City Address from Idris Mosque
Voice, Your Choice: Submit Your Ideas for Small-Scale Park & Street
Improvements by 2/26
Equity Champion: Apply for the Community Involvement Commission by March
About Our New and Improved Neighborhood Matching Fund: Workshop on March
here to see all the news in a convenient web version. Get ready to
mark your calendar!
Beautiful Dunn Gardens in Broadview.
Past winners of the Chili Rama in Haller Lake.
View of Puget Sound from Broadview and Carkeek
COMING SOON TO TAPROOT THEATRE:
Room Service by John Murry and Allen Boretz
Runs Feb 1-Mar 4, 2017
“This may be the first hotel to win a Pulitzer Prize.” Madcap mishaps
and little lies take on lives of their own as a theatrical troupe chases
their dream of Broadway. Or Off-Broadway. Make that Off-Off-Broadway.
Laugh yourself silly with this hit comedy that inspired a Marx Brothers
Evidence of Things Unseen by Katie Forgette
Runs Mar 29–Apr 29, 2017 “Lord, give us strength and guide us –” “Jane.
If faith is the evidence of things unseen, then why are we all so certain
of the truth? Unexpected circumstances find sisters Jane and Abigail taking
care of their bird-watching father. As they struggle with grief, loss
and their opposing beliefs, they discover that the truth sometimes finds
The purpose of the Northwest District Council
to provide a forum for community business and residential groups located
in the NW district council area to strengthen the neighborhoods, share
ideas, provide planning, solve common problems, and promote the responsiveness
of our local government;
to work together for the benefit and improvement of the neighborhoods
in order to enhance community livability;
to establish and maintain contacts with government agencies, the business
community, churches, schools, and other private and public organizations;
to inform people of plans and actions affecting the neighborhoods and
to encourage citizen participation.;
to address issues which may affect neighborhood livability. These include,
but are not limited to land use, zoning, housing, human resources, social
and recreational opportunities, open space and parks, environmental quality,
crime prevention, pedestrian safety, traffic and transportation;
to make recommendations on government policies and City funding including,
but not limited to Neighborhood Matching Fund Large Fund Projects and
Neighborhood Street Fund/Cumulative Reserve Fund applications that affect
the Northwest District and/or its member neighborhoods.
to send a representative to the City Neighborhood Council