Category Archives: Community

Puppies Visit Community Council

Last night’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council was joined by two representatives of the Puppy Power 4-H Project who provide service animals to people in need. Read the full minutes of the January meeting We got to meet … Continue reading

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Caroling In The Park Draws Dozens

Victory Heights Caroling 2018 Edition on Sunday night added some new wrinkles this year. In addition to live musical accompaniment provided by members of the Nathan Hale High School band, carolers congregated in the park to sing rather than going … Continue reading

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Roosevelt Reservoir “Saved” For Earthquake Emergencies

At this month’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council, we heard from Bill Heubach from Seattle Public Utilities about the future of the Roosevelt reservoir and its connection with earthquake planning. Read the complete minutes of the December meeting. … Continue reading

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Victory Heights December Events Calendar

Here are events happening in and around Victory Heights this month: Wednesday, December 5th: Viaduct Closure Briefing. The Department of Transportation presents an information session on the upcoming permanent closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct as WSDOT realigns SR 99, … Continue reading

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Gingerbread House Fundraiser Again In December

At this month’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council it was announced we will hold another Gingerbread House fundraiser in December. Read the complete minutes of the November meeting. Last year, the co-op preschool building was filled with kids … Continue reading

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Parking Changes at Northgate Park and Ride

Northgate Transit Center Park-and-Ride Changes coming November 19th. Sound Transit’s new Northgate Station Garage will open and three Northgate park-and-ride areas will be closed on Monday, Nov. 19. The four-floor garage, located at the future Northgate light rail station, will … Continue reading

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November Events Calendar

Here are events in and around Victory Heights for November. Sunday, November 4th: Daylight Savings Time ends. What will you do with that extra hour this weekend? – Change the batteries in your smoke detectors! Smoke detectors should be in … Continue reading

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“Beat Back” The Blackberries on NE 104th Way on Saturday

The Victory Heights Community Council announced last night at its monthly meeting an event to help clean up NE 104th Place between 23rd Avenue NE and Lake City Way. Read the complete minutes of the October meeting.   We’re calling … Continue reading

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Victory Heights October Events Calendar

Here are events happening in and around our neighborhood this month of interest: Saturday, October 13th: Free Electronics Recycling:  Sand Point Community United Methodist Church, 4710 NE 70th Street. $1 for every 100 lbs. of material that is collected will … Continue reading

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Urban Survival Skills Highlights

On a bright, Sunday morning, the Victory Heights Community Council sponsored an Urban Survival Skills Fair next to the park.  Ten separate booths were set up run by volunteers and some city employees, each with a different skill to demonstrate … Continue reading

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