Chamber to transition into “Ballard Improvement Area” next year

Last month, the City of Seattle approved the creation of the Ballard Improvement Area (BIA). Due to this approval, The Ballard Chamber will become the BIA as of January 1, 2017. According to the Ballard Chamber website, the BIA is set to be a long-term, sustainably-funded leadership organization that aims to represent Ballard’s businesses, residents and property owners. The […]

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Amazon’s mysterious “Project X” could open on 15th this year

According to GeekWire, Amazon’s mysterious “Project X” could open on 15th Ave NW this year. According to a recent report the Ballard store looks like it’s on track based to open in the near future. Last week the project received a temporary certificate of occupancy from the city, which indicates that major construction aspects of the project are finished, and that […]

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What’s on this weekend

Have a lovely Thanksgiving Weekend in Ballard! FRIDAY, November 25 Ballard Gives Black Friday event at businesses all over the neighborhood. Participating businesses are donating a portion of their sales to local non-profits. Live Music The Dusty 45’s with Bakelite 78 (Release)/Blackheart Honeymoon at Tractor Tavern (5213 Ballard Ave NW) at 9 p.m. Tickets $18. Honcho Poncho album […]

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