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Victory Heights Public Art Opportunity

Ben Cober is behind the effort to hire artists paint the dozen or so gray utility boxes that dot the neighborhood (and are frequent targets of graffiti). He is collaborating with the Victory Heights Community Council, Seattle Department of Transportation, … Continue reading

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Recycling Tips from Recology

During the July meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council we heard from Brooke Stoosma of Recology, our garbage collection company about best recycling practices. Read the complete minutes of the July meeting. There are three waste streams that are … Continue reading

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Recology Speaker at Community Meeting Tuesday

UPDATE: Rescheduled to July 28th due to technical problems. The virtual July meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council (in lieu of having the previously scheduled Ice Cream Social this month) on Tuesday, July 28th will feature a speaker from … Continue reading

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Northgate Nighttime Construction Road Closures June 8-12

Monday, June 8th Sound Transit will be closing Northeast 1st Avenue Northeast from Northeast 112th to Northeast 117th Street. The full night time closure will be utilized to set girders. This closure will take place between the work hours of … Continue reading

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Virtual Tour of Our Communications HUB on Tuesday

Ann Forrest, President of the Victory Heights Community Council, announced at Tuesday’s monthly meeting, that on Tuesday, May 26th at 7 PM she will be holding a live virtual tour of the Victory Heights Emergency Communications HUB in the park. … Continue reading

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NeighborCare Health Thanks Victory Heights

NeighborCare Health thanked Victory Heights for its donation last month. Their annual fundraiser  “Spring Give” ends Wednesday, May 6th https://neighborcare.org/springgive/. And May 6-12 is National Nurses Week. Folks can show their support by donating blood (a safe and essential service, by … Continue reading

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April Virtual Community Council Plans

Dear neighbors, Hopefully all of you received a flyer with information about connecting in Victory Heights.  Many thanks to the folks that contributed to that 50-hour project.  If you aren’t on our distribution list yet you can join here (https://mailchi.mp/d5e4dd948b74/vhcc). … Continue reading

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Virtual Community Meeting Sunday

Virtual All Community Meeting for Victory Heights Sunday, March 15 4:30pm or 6:30pm (same information) TOPIC:  Moving forward as a community… Options for attending: Connect via Zoom https://zoom.us/j/123356661 Meeting ID is 123-356-661 Phone in (669) 900-6833 Meeting ID is 123-356-661 Please … Continue reading

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March 6th Corona Virus Update

Neighbors supporting neighbors Public Health recommends that people at higher risk of severe illness should stay home and away from large groups of people as much as possible. https://www.kingcounty.gov/depts/health/communicable-diseases/disease-control/novel-coronavirus/protection.aspx Look around you… do you have a neighbor who might need … Continue reading

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Corona Virus Advice

As the corona virus situation develops, we believe the role of the Victory Heights Community Council is two-fold: Disseminating accurate information Encourage neighbors to support homebound neighbors (if/when appropriate) We encourage you to read from the websites below and stay … Continue reading

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