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Victory Heights Community Council Meeting September 17th

The next meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council will be this Tuesday, September 17th at the co-op preschool building in Victory Heights Park from 7 PM to 8 PM. Agenda for September meeting: Guest Speaker:  Urban Raptor Conservancy, Ed … Continue reading

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Please fill out the Victory Heights 2019-2020 Survey

The Victory Heights Community Council has for the last few years spearheaded activities within our neighborhood, with varying degrees of success and community participation. We would like to streamline our activities to better serve our neighbors. Please take a few … Continue reading

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Track Coyotes (and other carnivores) In Your Neighborhood

Per this article in The Seattle Times, the Woodland Park Zoo has created a website called Carnivore Spotter where members of the public can contribute sightings around their neighborhood of coyotes, foxes, etc. Last week I stepped out of my … Continue reading

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Road Work Around Park Sept 3rd-5th

Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) will be making storm drainage improvements near 1747 NE 106th Street (basically the north tip of Victory Heights Park, right in front of the co-op preschool building). Drainage improvement include one drainage structure. Work is scheduled … Continue reading

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August Weekend Activities

You have a choice this Saturday (August 17th) of two different activities. The first is another Stop The Bleed first-aid course, to be done completely free on the 17th at the Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Avenue NE between 10 … Continue reading

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Work Parties in Kingfisher Natural Area (Thornton Creek)

Lynnette Spear (creator of the first blog about Victory Heights) writes: I am one of the forest stewards (through Green Seattle Partnership) for KNA on Thornton Creek. It’s been a while since we’ve had regular work parties in the park … Continue reading

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Support The Ryther Swim Suit Drive

The Victory Heights Community Council has partnered with Ryther Children’s Center twice now to provide gingerbread houses for the kids to decorate.  In discussion with the staff, we discovered the challenge they face finding activities in summer, when school is … Continue reading

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Victory Heights Meets Its History

At the June meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council, Vicki Stiles from the Shoreline Historical Museum gave a presentation about the history of Victory Heights. Read the complete minutes of the June meeting. Her slideshow included 19th Century survey … Continue reading

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