Ballard Coalition to host “It’s Not My Kid” drug and alcohol awareness seminar this week

Local advocacy group Ballard Coalition is hosting a number of parent education seminars to help prevent underage drinking and substance abuse in our neighborhood this week. The local group, led by parents Julie Campbell and Britta Bowman, aims to bring light to the important issues of drinking and substance abuse to families in Ballard, Queen […]

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Crown Hill Business Association to meet this Wednesday

Crown Hill Business Association is set to hold a general meeting this Wednesday, September 17, at 9250 14th Ave NW from 12 p.m. Attendees will learn about city wide planning efforts, and what processes should be considered to make changes to improve the Crown Hill business environment. Lunch cost is $15. Please RSVP to Catherine.Weatbrook@gmail.com The Association […]

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Over 100 locals express concern about development at CBRA meeting

Last week’s CBRA meeting was well attended by over 100 local residents who were there to express their concerns about the future of Ballard development to Council Member Mike O’Brien. Council Member O’Brien chairs the City Council’s Planning Land Use and Sustainability (PLUS) committee that will be soon considering and evaluating legislation regarding new micro-housing regulations and Low Rise Multi-Family […]

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CBRA to focus on development at Thursday’s monthly meeting

Central Ballard Residents Association (CBRA) will meet this Thursday, May 8, from 7 p.m. at Ballard Swedish Hospital, Conference Room A. This month’s meeting will feature guest speaker City Council Member Mike O’Brien who is the chair of the City Council’s Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability (PLUS) committee. The meeting will give the community a chance to […]

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Ballard Chamber to discuss local urban design and transportation at March luncheon

The Ballard Chamber March luncheon is set for Wednesday, March 19, from noon – 1:30 p.m. at Leif Erickson Hall (2245 NW 57th St). This month’s meeting will focus on two important Ballard topics: Urban Design and Transportation. Two guest speakers from the Department of Planning and Development and the Department of Transport will provide an overview of […]

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CBRA to discuss microhousing at Thursday’s meeting

Central Ballard Residents Association (CBRA) will meet this Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m. at Ballard Swedish Hospital, Cafeteria Conference Room. The CBRA Land Use Committee will present recommendations for positions to take on microhousing and LR 1-3 zoning.  The meeting will also discuss whether or not pedestrian business overlay should be extended in central Ballard. All interested Ballard […]

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CBRA to discuss Restricted Parking Zones at Thursday’s meeting

Central Ballard Residents Association (CBRA) will meet this Thursday, February 13, at 7 p.m. at Ballard Swedish Hospital, Conference Room A. Ruth Harper and Jonathan Williams from SDOT will present information collected in response to a request to identify Restricted Parking Zone (RPZ) eligibility in Ballard. They will provide more information on the RPZ program and qualifications, parking occupancy […]

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