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Open Park, New Path, Draw Big Crowds to Potluck

The sixth annual Victory Heights Potluck/Ice Cream social on Tuesday night was another big hit this year with a record crowd of 150 stopping by to sample the food, eat ice cream, and enjoy the new playground equipment and path … Continue reading

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Another Senior Thesis Survey

Doing our bit to improve higher education, here is another survey being done by a UW senior. She says: “Hello! I am a senior at the University of Washington Program on the Environment working on my senior thesis with a … Continue reading

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Earthquake Preparedness Video

Two take two minutes to watch this video about earthquake preparedness produced by the Seattle Office of Emergency Management.      

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Pedestrian Bridge! Farmers Market! Ice Cream Social! Meeting Highlights

At last night’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council, we received a briefing from Seattle’s Department of Transportation Art Brochet about the coming Northgate pedestrian/bicycle bridge that will connect the Link Light Rail station in 2021 with North Seattle … Continue reading

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November Events Calendar

Here are events in and around Victory Heights that might be of interest in late October/early November: Friday, Oct 30th: Lake City Fright Night Trick-or-Treat Walk. Get treats at local businesses in Lake City, then finish at the Community Center … Continue reading

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Microsurfacing Scheduled For August & September

It was announced at this month’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council that Seattle Department of Transportation’s (SDOT) microsurfacing paving project in Victory Heights would occur in August or September. Read the complete minutes of the July council meeting. … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed Tuesday To Distribute Neighborhood Night Out Flyers

The July meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council will be Tuesday, July 21st in Victory Heights Park at 7 PM at the picnic tables. This will be a planning meeting for the annual Neighborhood Night Out which will be … Continue reading

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July Events Calendar

Here are some upcoming events in and around Victory Heights this month: Saturday, July 4th: Holiday! (for most of us). Fireworks (be safe) and do-it-yourself BBQs. Wednesday, July 8th: Northgate Community Center 9th Birthday. “There’s live music, hot dogs, cake … Continue reading

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Knickerbocker Floodplain Work Begins July 1st

Construction work on the long-planned Knickerbocker Floodplain Restoration Project will begin in July on Thornton Creek. Last night at the Knickerbocker Natural Area (NE 100th Street and 20th Avenue NE), staff at Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) and the Parks Department … Continue reading

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