Councilmember Licata left office on January 1, 2016.
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Posts for 'Neighborhoods'

Funding Neighborhood Projects

August 26th, 2013

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is accepting applications to the Neighborhood Matching Fund’s Small and Simple Projects Fund until 5 p.m. on Monday, October 7.


Seattle Isn’t Building Our Way Toward Affordable Rents

July 3rd, 2013

A greater demand for housing translates into higher rent. Until we embrace this reality, we will be a dog chasing our tail.


Assistance from the Council for Nickelsville?

May 30th, 2013

For the City to address the health and safety of current residents, address the concerns of neighbors, and support the Food Lifeline project we must work together to find a way to facilitate the relocation of the residents of the Nickelsville encampment.


“Reset Seattle” Proposes Solutions for Underwater Homeowners

May 8th, 2013

Together, the City Council, in collaboration with the Office of Housing will explore all legal options to assisthomeowners who continue to suffer from the housing crisis


Parks Levy Funds for Neighborhoods

April 1st, 2013

April 22nd is your chance to let the Parks and Green Spaces Levy Oversight Committee know what you think of their proposed 2nd round of Opportunity Fund grants.


Affordable Housing in South Lake Union – Part 2

March 29th, 2013

After you read this Urban Politics, consider sending a message to the Councilmembers asking them to dramatically increase the City’s plans for providing for more affordable housing in South Lake Union.


What’s a Living Room Conversation?

January 16th, 2013

Seattle Police Department is seeking community and business members who are willing to host a Living Room Conversation


All Seattle Libraries Now Open on Sundays

January 4th, 2013

Thanks to Seattle voters who passed the Libraries for All levy last August, all Seattle neighborhood branch libraries will now be open on Sundays from 1-5 p.m. Having libraries open on Sunday was the highest priority in the 33,000 public comments received during levy planning. 15 neighborhood libraries will be adding Sunday hours: Columbia, High […]


Lake City Fire Station 39

October 17th, 2012

I’ve spent a great deal of time listening to what folks are saying about the needs of Lake City. I don’t take these concerns lightly.


Compassion Games

September 17th, 2012

Feeling playful? Participate in the Compassion Games: Survival of the Kindest from September 21st through October 21st.