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Greenwood Community Council in Session

November 22nd, 2011 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Greenwood’s community council is in session right now with topics including: Neighborhood Greenways – Opportunities in Greenwood-PhinneyRidge. Metro Service Changes. Transportation System Design. Transportation System Design. 85th Street Rebuild.   Greenwood-Phinney Neighborhood Park Acquisition (8102 Greenwood Ave N – QuickStop-AlohaRamen-MannaTeriyaki). Central Greenwood Zoning Revision Proposal. Greenwood Shopping Center Inc. plans.   Neighborhood Recycling Rewards Program […]

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Greenwood’s Taproot Theater Expansion Rises from the Ashes…

November 9th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Greenwood Fire, Phinney Ridge

One year after the October 23, 2009, arson in Greenwood, a mural covers the site of the former Eleanor Roosevelt Building, its centerpiece a phoenix promising a return from the ashes. Taproot Theatre Company, which owns the property, has been actively working on plans for that return. Those plans go to the Northwest Design Review […]

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Greenwood Density Rising @ Fred Meyer

November 2nd, 2010 · No Comments · Fred Meyer, Fred Meyer Design, Fred Meyer Greenwood, Phinney Ridge

The Greenwood Town Center and Fred Meyer saga continues tonight….. The Seattle DPD is recommending that the area currently zoned commercially with a 40 foot height limit be changed to neighborhood commercial with a 65 foot height limit. First Ave would also get a pedestrian overlay. Both changes discourage auto-oriented development and encourage pedestrian-oriented development. […]

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Be a part of the Greenwood Council – Leadership Roles Available.

March 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Rezoning near Fred Meyer? Evan Bourquard of the Greater Greenwood Design & Development Advisory Group has responded to Town Center rezone concerns with the following update, and will discuss at the next GCC. Greenwood Upzoning near Fred Meyer? Next Meeting: The next GCC meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, March 16th in the Greenwood library meeting […]

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Upzoning in Greenwood: How it can impact your home’s value.

February 24th, 2010 · No Comments · Fred Meyer, Fred Meyer Design, Fred Meyer Greenwood, Greenwood, Phinney Ridge

Around 35 Greenwood neighbors showed up to the Greenwood Library on Tuesday night to discuss a new zoning proposal for the neighborhood’s urban core. Although the Greenwood Community Council has no power to change zoning on its own, it serves as liaison between Greenwood residents and the City Council. GCC president (and, currently, sole board […]

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Vote for change today. Wacktastic Light Show Greenwood-Phinney

December 20th, 2009 · No Comments · Greenwood, Phinney Ridge

It’s on. The two top homes for holiday lights in Greenwood Phinney are dominating the votes at the annual Wacktastic Light Show contest. Unless you make your voice heard – these homes will battle for the top prize. Check out what they have to offer – and contribute to our country’s democracy. Awards Party There […]

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Couth Buzzard Books – Opening Soon & Volunteers Wanted !!!

December 13th, 2009 · No Comments · Greenwood, Phinney Ridge, Shopping

The new Couth Buzzard Books Espresso Buono Café (8310 Greenwood Ave. N) is counting down the days to their grand reopening! The tentative debut is now set for December 16th, pending final passage of the Seattle City Health Department Inspection. In preparation for the big day, Couth Buzzard is actively soliciting volunteer help for sorting […]

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Seattle’s Greenwood Fire Was Arson.

October 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Greenwood, Greenwood Fire, Phinney Ridge

The Greenwood Fire which destroyed four Seattle businesses including the Taproot Theatre was declared an arson by the Seattle Fire Department today. Phinneyridge.org first began our reporting on the potential for arson on Sunday, October 25th, in a photo-essay linking the fire to four other arsons in the Greenwood neighborhood. Our hearts to out to […]

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Phinney Ridge Neighborhood Association Director Retiring – Job Open

September 16th, 2009 · No Comments · Jobs, Phinney Ridge

Ed Medeiros, the executive director of the Phinney Neighborhood Association is retiring after 29 years of great service to the organization. The job is posted here. After the purchase of the Phinney Neighborhood site from the Seattle School District – it is a high impact time for the organization to build community and infrastructure in […]

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6010 Phinney Design Approved – On-Site Report

September 15th, 2009 · No Comments · Development Projects, Phinney Ridge, Restaurants, Seattle Neighborhoods

Our neighborhood team was on-site at the final review of the 6010 Phinney building design which will make major changes to the Phinney Ridge neighobrhood area. The proposed four-story mixed-use building at 6010 Phinney Ave. is one step closer to becoming a reality, after being approved by the Design Review Board in a public meeting […]

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