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Seattle City Council to host conversations on community priorities for the City budget

This May, the Seattle City Council is hosting three conversations about the City budget and community priorities. At the meetings, which will use the World Café format, participants will engage Seattle City Councilmembers and neighbors in conversation centered on five questions about the future of the city. Participants will also learn the basics of the Seattle City budget and about the choices faced by City policymakers. These conversations are not a formal public hearing and do not require extensive knowledge of City politics, policy or history. The Council will hold public hearings on the 2013 City budget and Capital Improvement Program in the fall…

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Community invited to meeting about Route 16 at The Hearthstone

Last October, King County Metro published a proposal for a September 2012 change to Greater Seattle’s transit system. The proposed service change includes a modification of Route 16, which connects downtown Seattle to the Northgate neighborhood via east Green Lake. If the current proposal is adopted, trips would be added to Route 16, and the north part of the route would be moved to N 92nd St and 1st Ave NE. Currently, the route travels via College Way N, Meridian Avenue N and NE Northgate Way between North Seattle Community College and the Northgate Transit Center.   Several residents of The Hearthstone, a continuing care retirement community in east Green Lake, are unhappy…

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Hearthstone resident says she is “madder than a wet hen” about proposed change to Route 16

Last month, King County Metro published a proposal for a September 2012 change to Greater Seattle’s transit system. The proposed service change includes a new route, Route 63, which would replace Route 26. We took a close look at this possible new route here. Metro is also proposing changes to Route 16, which connects downtown Seattle to the Northgate neighborhood via east Green Lake. Under the proposed service change, trips would be added Route 16, and the north part of the route would be moved to N 92nd St and 1st Ave NE. Currently, the route travels via College Way N, Meridian Avenue N and NE Northgate Way between North…

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Register now for Katy’s Musikal Magik at the Green Lake Community Center

Registration is now open for Katy’s Musikal Magik. The early childhood music classes are the most popular offering at the Green Lake Community Center (7201 E Green Lake Dr N), according to Jeff Skinner, the facility’s former Coordinator. Green Lake classes include Infant Music Development, Toddler Music Development, Preschool Music Development, World Music Appreciation for Kids, Spanish Music with ASL, and Musical Sign in ASL. The program’s second winter session begins this week. Class information and registration details can be found on Katy’s website. In addition to Green Lake classes, you can find the program at the Phinney Neighborhood Center (6532 Phinney Ave N), the Ballard…

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Candlelight vigil at Green Lake Park tonight

The Seattle Times is reporting that a candlelight vigil will be held at 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, Jan 11, 2011) at Green Lake Park.  The vigil will take place near the Aqua Theater, which is located on the west side of the lake.  Lanterns will be floated across the lake. The vigil will mark the first anniversary of the deaths of Andis Petersons and Franklin Wood. Petersons and Wood died in a Northgate home invasion.  Casey McNerthney wrote about the double homicide here.

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