Save Madison Valley’s community meeting with Peter Steinbrueck this past Saturday had a turn out of about 60 people, including 2 representatives of the architect/developer. Read about the community concerns brought up during the meeting. We found out today that the Design Review Meeting has been moved forward 2 weeks to July 13th (original date was July 27th).
Public Hearing on the Comp Plan: Seattle 2035 – Your Input Matters!
from the Wallingford Community Council – June 22, 2016
The City Council’s Planning, Land Use and Zoning (PLUZ) Committee will hold a public hearing to take comments on the Mayor’s Recommended Plan on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall. Please attend and make public comment. (Talking points at the link above!)
Casualties of Progress – Losing a Local Business to Growth
by Yves Colon at Crown Hill Urban Village Committee for Smart Growth – June 23, 2016
Crown Hill Urban Village Committee for Smart Growth is developing a series of stories of neighborhood residents impacted by re-zoning. The first story, posted today, tells the story of a small law office that is being displaced by residential development along arterials, and the need for a plan before rezoning that will foster small, locally owned businesses and a thriving urban center in our Residential Urban Village.