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WELCOME TO THE NW DISTRICT COUNCIL

The Northwest District Council is an organization of vibrant neighborhood groups working hard to keep this district a great place to work, play, visit, and live. The efforts of our active local neighborhood councils make living here the best it can be, ensuring neighborhood schools, libraries, parks, roads, utilities, and other amenities are maintained and enhanced for the health, safety, and enjoyment of all. The NW District Council works with other Districts, the City of Seattle, and state and regional entities to make life better for everyone. For more information on the purpose of the NW District Council, see the right hand column on this page. Click here to view a printable version of our by-laws.

NORTH SEATTLE EVENTS

  •   Youth Opportunity Fund Information Session: June 14, 3:30pm (more)

  •   May High Tea - Natural Disasters: Preparing Yourself, Your Family, & Your Neighbors: June 15, 2pm (more)

  •   World Dance in Lake City: June 16, 6-9pm (more)

  •   Sustainable NE Seattle Urban Farmers Garden Tour: June 17, 10am - 2pm (more)

  •   Victory Heights Community Meeting: June 20, 7pm (more)

  •   City of Seattle/University of Washington Committee Advisory Committee Meeting: June 27, 6pm (more)

  •   Lake City Future First Community Conversation: June 28, 6:30pm (more)

DEPT OF NEIGHBORHOODS NEWSLETTER – FOR JUNE 13, 2017

News About Seattle Happenings -
Vote Now for Your Favorite Your Voice, Your Choice Park & Street Improvements
Meet Our Community Involvement Commission (aka Equity Champions)
Mayor Murray Seeks Community Member for At-Large Position on Landmarks Preservation Board
Funding Available to Support Your Neighborhood's Night Out Activities

Click here to see all the news
  in a convenient web version. Get ready to mark your calendar!

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NW District Scenes

Dunn Gardens
Beautiful Dunn Gardens in Broadview.
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Past winners of the Chili Rama in Haller Lake.

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View of Puget Sound from Broadview and Carkeek park.

COMING SOON TO TAPROOT THEATRE:

Busman’s Honeymoon by Dorothy L. Sayers and M. St. Clare Byrne
Runs May 17-June 17, 2017
“Speaking for his lordship and myself, we are accustomed to corpses.” Newlyweds Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane discover a body in the basement of their country honeymoon hideaway – murder or accident? Alibi or lie? While the supporting cast of characters complicate this confusing case, Peter and Harriet must decide if the pursuit of truth outweighs the pursuit of happiness.
A Dorothy L. Sayers murder mystery

LENGTH: Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one 15 minute intermission AGE REC: 12+

View website

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NW DistrictCouncil Purpose

The purpose of the Northwest District Council is:

to provide a forum for community business and residential groups located in the NW district council area to strengthen the neighborhoods, share ideas, provide planning, solve common problems, and promote the responsiveness of our local government;

to work together for the benefit and improvement of the neighborhoods in order to enhance community livability;

to establish and maintain contacts with government agencies, the business community, churches, schools, and other private and public organizations;

to inform people of plans and actions affecting the neighborhoods and to encourage citizen participation.;

to address issues which may affect neighborhood livability. These include, but are not limited to land use, zoning, housing, human resources, social and recreational opportunities, open space and parks, environmental quality, crime prevention, pedestrian safety, traffic and transportation;

to make recommendations on government policies and City funding including, but not limited to Neighborhood Matching Fund Large Fund Projects and Neighborhood Street Fund/Cumulative Reserve Fund applications that affect the Northwest District and/or its member neighborhoods.

to send a representative to the City Neighborhood Council

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Updated June 14, 2017
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