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Public hearing on Library Levy at Seattle City Hall

Photo credit: juggernautco The Seattle City Council will hold a public hearing to receive comments on a proposed Library levy on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at Seattle City Hall (600 4th Ave). The following comes from a press release issued by the Seattle Public Library: As a result of continued fiscal challenges and cuts to Library funding, the City Council is considering placing a Library levy on the Aug. 7, 2012 ballot to supplement city funding. Everyone is welcome to attend the public hearing and address the council. The plan reflects the input and priorities of…

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Play by Green Lake teen Carter Stratton to be featured at ACT Theater’s Young Playwrights Festival

ACT Theater’s 10th Annual Young Playwrights Festival features a play written by Green Lake resident and Lakeside School student Carter Stratton. Carter’s Blood Like Water, which is directed by Sheila Daniels, is a part of a showcase which is scheduled for Friday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. Performances are at ACT Theatre (700 Union St). An old woman on her deathbed reflects on her life. When she draws a connection between two significant events, she realizes something she should have known years ago. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students, seniors and youth under 25, or…

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Metro changing some bus routing and stops

On Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, King County Metro Transit is changing two dozen bus routes. Downtown routing and bus stops will be updated in order to keep people moving during long-term construction along the Seattle waterfront and in the SODO area. “Bus riders across Metro’s service area should check winter schedules for the routes they use most often to see what’s new,” a news release from Metro advises. “They can prepare by picking up a new blue timetable and the Special Rider Alert brochure, which is also posted on Metro Online. Or, use the online Trip Planner for some advance research….

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