Development Update November 25: Subdivisions and streamlined design reviews

One subdivision application, two subdivision approvals and two notices for streamlined design review meetings make up this week’s development update from the City of Seattle’s Department of Planning and Development (DPD) as posted in the Land Use Information Bulletin. No other applications, appeals, decisions, or notifications in Ballard were made this week Applications: 6717 Alonzo Ave NW A […]

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Locals launch community-based tourism office in Ballard

 Members from the local culinary and retail communities have worked together to launch Ballard’ s very own community-based tourism office. The new venture is designed to offer visitors in Ballard an authentic, local welcome differently to that provided by traditional tourism offices. The creation of the Ballard Tourism Office (BTO) has been a collaboration between local organization EAT BALLARD […]

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Ballard Holiday Festival set to kick off festive season this weekend

The Ballard business community is coming together to give back this holiday season with some extra special events for both locals and visitors to enjoy. The events are coined “Ballard Gives Black Friday“, that will of course take place this Friday, November 28, and “Ballard Gives Holiday Light Celebration“, set for this Saturday, November 29. Ballard Gives […]

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Savvy Orders pulls plug on “Save Paseo” Kickstarter

In the latest installment of the Paseo sandwich shop closure saga, the “Save Paseo” Kickstarter has been cancelled by campaign organizer Savvy Orders. The Kickstarter campaign, aiming to raise a total of $250,000 to reopen the Seattle sandwich staple, was canceled last Thursday after 312 backers had donated a total of $34,180. According to a GeekWire report, […]

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Development Update November 20: Subdivision decisions and a 90-unit residential building

Four subdivision approvals and notice for a design review meeting for a 6-story 90 unit residential building make up this week’s development update from the City of Seattle’s Department of Planning and Development (DPD) as posted in the Land Use Information Bulletin. No other applications, appeals, decisions, or notifications in Ballard were made this week Decisions: 7719 […]

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