Tag Archives: Trees

Trash Pickups On Friday Over Holidays

As residents of Victory Heights are used to every Thanksgiving, we will have trash pickup this week and next done on Friday, December 26th and January 2nd respectively, due to the holidays falling on Thursdays this year. Put your cans … Continue reading

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Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule

With the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, trash collection in Victory Heights will be on Fridays for the next two weeks, December 27th and January 3rd. And after the holidays, if you should notice a dead tree in your house … Continue reading

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Knickerbocker Restoration Moved To 2014

The Seattle Public Utility (SPU) project to restore the Knickerbocker site of Thornton Creek (at the foot of 20th Avenue NE at NE 100th Street) has been rescheduled to¬† May 2014. SPU announced in a letter to residents that, Construction … Continue reading

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Tree Trimming Along 20th Avenue NE

Today, contractors for the city were trimming trees along 20th Avenue NE, presumably as preventative maintenance for the power lines that run along the street.

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Friday Trash Days And Tree Composting Next Two Weeks

You’ve probably already noticed no trash or recycling pickup occurred today, that’s because we’re on a Friday schedule in Victory Heights this week and next due to the holidays. Also, the city reminds us, “residents who subscribe to curbside food … Continue reading

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Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting September 27

The Thornton Creek Alliance will be having its next meeting on September 27th at the Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Ave NE, from 7 PM to 9 PM. The featured topic this month will be “If a Tree Falls In … Continue reading

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Tree Activists Protest New City Proposals

The City of Seattle’s new proposals for tree regulations and a 5 year update of the Urban Forest Management Plan have come under protest by tree activists. Michael Oxman of Save Seattle Trees notes that, “key components will be left … Continue reading

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