Here at HPAC, we try to help you help yourselves and your neighborhood- so we’re passing on this information about Seattle’s Spring Clean, which is held each year in April and May. The city will supply things like garbage grabbers, gloves, bags, safety vests, and paint/supplies to take care of graffiti. All you have toContinue reading “Spring Clean”
We heard from Rick Nishi of Seattle Parks at our last meeting with a current plan of Westcrest Park / West Seattle Reservoir. See the latest plan here. The Kinetic sculptures created by artist David Boyer will be installed in three locations on the site, represented by the clusters of red dots on the plan. TheContinue reading “Westcrest Park Updates and Volunteer Opportunities”
As reported in this West Seattle Blog article, if you’re interested in faster internet service, sign up here to request it for West Seattle- No obligation, but areas showing lots of interest could move up the priority list.
Tonight, February 13th at 7:00 at HPIC on 12th and Holden, the second meeting focuses on Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design. Please join us to discuss the neighborhood with the police, how we can be more empowered, how we can help ourselves improve our part of the neighborhood, and how we can help the policeContinue reading “Please Join us for the Last Meeting in our Police Series”
Several of you have asked how we can reach Officer Kiehn’s supervisor to share how much we appreciate his time and relay what a good job he’s doing for Highland Park. He stayed until 10:00 last week to hear and address each and every concern, and is coming back tomorrow and willing to stay asContinue reading “Thanks to Officer Kiehn”
We’re waiting to hear back on some grants that we think will help improve Highland Park: Highland Park Way / Holden intersection improvements Highland Park Playground pedestrian access A better Cloverdale connection to the dogpark at Westcrest And we’re working on figuring out one to apply for a Greenway through the neighborhood, and more treesContinue reading “Got Ideas?”
discussion with Seattle Parks about progress at Westcrest Park discussion with Food Lifeline about their intentions for the property which currently hosts Nickelsville nutritionist’s take on how important Vitamin D is in our climate (especially at this time of year) quick look at some options we have as a community for pursuing more trees atContinue reading “February 27 Meeting Agenda”
We have a commitment from the Mayor’s office to help us get the greenbelt cleaned up, but we need your help and experience to locate encampments: please call the City’s Customer Service Bureau at 684-2489 with specific locations of encampments in the greenbelt. (The more calls the better)
We got positive feedback from the community and from Mark Mead, Senior Urban Forester for Seattle, about adding some trees at Riverview Park. Have an opinion? let us know.
Responding to requests and frustrations we are hearing from the community, we are hosting a series of talks with our Community Police Officer. The first one was this week and was a discussion about using the Emergency Response System more effectively. We had great turnout with a lot of new faces and a long discussionContinue reading “Two-part series with our Community Police Team”