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Saturday, February 6, 2016 -- 10:06 am
SDOT Looking for Neighborhood Feedback Regarding Parking
Columbia City Blog - If you've ever struggled to find a parking spot, been amazed at the speeds and recklessness of some drivers as they navigate Columbia City's streets, or have some great ideas on how to improve the driving and parking conditions of the neighborhood, SDOT wants to hear from you. In addition to this survey which I […] Read more...
Friday, February 5, 2016 -- 1:43 pm
City responds to 23rd Ave businesses trying to survive street overhaul
Capitol Hill Blog - ... owners, with marketing assistance, improved signage and individualized consultations. We want all of our Central Area businesses to succeed during the disruption," Murray said. "When the project is complete, neighborhood businesses and residents ... Read more...
Friday, February 5, 2016 -- 12:40 am
Seattle gains a woonerf: 12th Ave Square Park now open
Capitol Hill Blog - ... and institutions. Seattle Parks strikes a diplomatic tone regarding the park's location. "Situated between the Central Area and Capitol Hill, the 7,332 square-foot park is considered part of both communities," the announcement reads. "The park space ... Read more...
Monday, February 1, 2016 -- 4:01 pm
Seattle U tackles State of the Black Union with Moral Mondays panel
Capitol Hill Blog - ... holding a memorial and peace walk for Trayvon Martin at the Capitol Hill campus and a "pilgrimage" to the Central District on February 15th. Moral Mondays, which takes its name from the eponymous North Carolina civil rights marches that started in ... Read more...
Monday, February 1, 2016 -- 5:47 am
Why it will be so hard to end youth incarceration
Crosscut.com - ... over capacity. The facility, the same one standing now on 12th Avenue, nestled between First Hill and the Central District, had space for approximately 150 kids. But on any given day, it housed at least 200 young people under the age of 18. The ... Read more...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 -- 6:29 pm
Latest CD Scourge: Road Construction
Seattle Weekly - ... rent. Brereton is upset because she might not be able to pay January rent. Brereton owns 701 Coffee in the Central District and is leading a group of nearly 20 businesses on 23rd Avenue that have been impacted by heavy road construction in the area. ... Read more...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 -- 5:30 pm
How to Navigate Seattle If You Are a Person of Color
The Stranger - ... white and its southern ones are multicolored (although it's losing its historic Black neighborhood, the Central District, to gentrification). There are places in the deep north (Mountlake Terrace, for example) that have Black African and Asian ... Read more...
Sunday, January 24, 2016 -- 6:17 pm
A new village opens for homeless in Seattle
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Nickelsville Dearborn resident Steve Hunter eyes a tiny home he'd like due to its color scheme, during the last push on the Central District's new tiny house village, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. Nickelsville Dearborn resident Steve Hunter eyes a tiny home he'd like due to its color scheme, during the last push on the Central District's new tiny house village, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. Read more...
Sunday, January 24, 2016 -- 3:58 pm
The Last Juror - Inside the Michele Anderson Case
Seattle PI: Beacon Lights - When she walked in, I felt she was under meds. Her face tended toward grey, clay grey. She looked tan beneath that veil, she was hyper to a blush. As she quickly looked around the room, the whites of her blue eyes were really white, they weren't bloodshot, pupils dilated like a trip to the Read more...
Friday, January 22, 2016 -- 10:37 am
New tiny house community for homeless opens; also a possible RV park
Seattle Gay News - ... can be found in a new tiny house village for the homeless which is set to open January 23 in Seattle's Central District. Volunteers organizing the tiny house project on E. Union Street in the Central District say it's needed to help reduce the ... Read more...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 -- 12:15 pm
Suspect charged with murder of Central District teacher was wanted drug dealer
Capitol Hill Blog - Prosecutors say a convicted cocaine dealer wanted on a warrant for a 2013 drug delivery conviction gunned down Central District teacher Brent McDonald "without cause, provocation or apparent reason" in the December slaying of the popular artist on a Belltown street. 55-year-old Richard Whitaker has been charged with second degree murder and is held on $2 million bail in King County Jail. Read more...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 -- 10:26 am
A Reflection on Racism in Seattle
Seattle - This 1949 photo, taken at Collins Playfield, reflects the once-diverse Central District. The area's black population has dropped from 70 percent in 1970 to less than 20 percent today. Read more...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 -- 4:00 am
Last-Minute Plans: 27 Cheap & Easy Things To Do This Weekend
The Stranger - ... free) 7. Bug Busted Quartet Enjoy paintings by Newell Walther and live jazz from the Bug Busted Quartet. (Central District, free) 8. Alden Bruce and Amy Simons: Artist Talk Pottery Northwest's quarterly community event features resident artists ... Read more...
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 -- 11:47 am
City of Seattle Invests in the Development of Central District's "Africatown"
The Stranger - ... the principles of shared prosperity," Garrett said. "When we're our best, it benefits everyone." Develop the Central Area Arts and Cultural District, starting with a $50,000 grant from the City of Seattle. Steve Sneed, who co-chairs the committee in ... Read more...
Thursday, January 14, 2016 -- 12:53 pm
Slaying of popular Seattle art teacher was unprovoked, charges say
Seattle Times - ... and woodworking to low-income and immigrant middle-school children at Coyote Central, a nonprofit in the Central District. "The defendant, without cause, provocation, or apparent reason, shot and killed a man who was simply passing the defendant on ... Read more...
Thursday, January 14, 2016 -- 7:32 am
23rd Ave small business owners say corridor overhaul is putting them on the ropes
Capitol Hill Blog - ... morning. 23rd Ave is a workhorse of a road, running along the backside of Capitol Hill and through the Central District connecting neighborhoods and commercial areas. The $46 million overhaul of 23rd between S Jackson and E John will transform the ... Read more...
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 -- 8:28 am
Assessing the state of Africatown amid rapid Central District redevelopment
Capitol Hill Blog - ... continues to be fertile grounds for creativity, City Council members are is currently working to create a Central Area Arts and Cultural District . The designation comes with a $50,000 dollar grant, in addition to a "Creative Placemaking Toolkit," ... Read more...
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 -- 5:14 am
Is there still room for artists in Seattle?
Crosscut.com - Ela Barton was chatting with a friend outside Hollow Earth Radio in the Central District when they were taken aback. "All of a sudden this Crossfit group comes running by," Barton said. Read more...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 -- 5:36 pm
We Saw You Guarding an Ex-President, Secretly Preferring a Bird...
The Stranger - ... On Sunday evening, you, a man in your 30s, and a lady friend were eating at Fat's Chicken & Waffles in the Central District. We are guessing that you are a geologist, as the back of your T-shirt bore a list of the "Top 10 Reasons to Date a ... Read more...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 -- 8:28 am
Seattle City Council sorting out how to connect to new districts
Capitol Hill Blog - ... were no updates yet on plans for open office hours around the district, which includes Capitol Hill and the Central District. Tuesday night, Sawant will be speaking in Belltown as she delivers her response to the State of the Union on behalf of her ... Read more...



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