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Victory Heights November Events Calendar

Here’s what is coming up in the month of November in and around Victory Heights. Monday, November 18th: Seattle Police Burglary Prevention Class. Attendees will learn about current burglary trends in their area, how to secure their home to reduce … Continue reading

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Free Extra Yard Waste Pickup in November

Have you raked more leaves than can fit in your food and yard waste cart? We’ve got you covered! As a thanks for raking leaves, Seattle Public Utilities provides free extra yard waste pick up for household customers in November. … Continue reading

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Ryther Swim Suit Drive’s First Year Shows Promise

At this month’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council, it was announced that around 10-15 swimsuits were purchased off the Amazon wish list we set up and donated to the kids at the Ryther Children’s Center on NE 95th … 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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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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Emergency HUB Drill June 1st

At this month’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council, we previewed how our Emergency Communications HUB drill will be performed on Saturday, June 1st during a city-wide drill. Read the complete minutes of the May community council meeting. Beginning … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt April 21st

There will be an Easter Egg hunt held in Victory Heights Park at 1 PM on Sunday, April 21st, sponsored by the co-op preschool. Read the complete minutes of the Victory Heights Community Council Meeting. Speakers at the April meeting … Continue reading

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Use Those Democracy Vouchers You Now Have

At last night’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council, we heard from Annie Tran, from the city’s Ethics & Elections Commission, about the Democracy Voucher program. Read the complete minutes of the March meeting. First used in the 2017 … Continue reading

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Snow Melted, Garbage Service Resumes, How Did You Do?

How well did you survive the “snowpocalypse” this month? Did you have enough food? Drinking water? Batteries for flashlights when the electricity went out? This was a good “dress rehearsal” for your emergency preparedness in case of a serious event … Continue reading

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