Get Creative with Play Streets

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Host a play street on your block! Neighbors can get together and turn their block into a play street - up to three days a week! The permit is free, the process is accessible, and the possibilities are endless! Bike free for all Talent Show Neighborhood Crafting Party Fire pit and BYO Bocce or Cornhole or Street Hockey Battle of the neighborhood bands Fun for kids, and adults. Permitting Process All the city info you need is here. The city has streamlined permitting, but it is still a process. If you have any questions or want somebody [...]

Holman Grove

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What is Holman Grove?!? Last winter, the Crown Hill Village Association and the Committee for Smart Growth created a project to help the community envision a neighborhood heart. The Bullitt Foundation funded a program to connect neighborhood groups with the University of Washington and the City of Seattle. The goal was to put public right of way to creative use. At the same time, the city’s neighborhood planning process was collecting community feedback about the community's priorities and vision. Crown Hill is growing quickly, and one issue identified by the neighborhood plan process is that there is no central [...]