Posts for 'Planning and Land Use'

Help shape the Seattle Parks and Recreation 2011 Development Plan

March 14th, 2011

Seattle Parks and Recreation is planning its acquisition and development projects for the upcoming six years and identifying the demands, needs and priorities in a park development plan. The latest plan, the Seattle Parks and Recreation 2006 Development Plan, is being updated and it is anticipated that this 2011 Plan will be completed by the […]


A Look Back at Events I Do Not Want to Repeat

February 28th, 2011

History repeats itself, so the saying goes.  But, we can also be smart and learn from history. On this day, the 10th anniversary of the Nisqually earthquake, I’d like to take a moment to reflect on some national and local events that have happened this past decade that we do not want to repeat. 2001 – […]


Upcoming vacancy on Board of Park Commissioners

October 28th, 2010

The Council is looking for applicants to fill an upcoming vacancy on the Board of Park Commissioners, a seven-member volunteer advisory board that consults with and makes recommendations to the Superintendent of Seattle Parks and Recreation, the Mayor and the Seattle City Council on matters relating to the planning, development and use of Seattle’s parks and recreation facilities.  To […]


May 18th: Feet First’s Walk & Talk on the Waterfront

May 13th, 2010

Join me after work on Tuesday for Feet First’s quarterly Walk & Talk. We’ll take a stroll southbound from Pier 70 and talk about public space plans for the waterfront before wrapping up with a reception at the Feet First office.


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