Neighborhood Street Fund applications open for transportation improvements

The next round of funding for neighborhood street improvement projects is coming up, and the city is asking residents to apply by Nov. 19. Projects can include anything transportation related, such as sidewalk repairs, pedestrian crossing improvements, or bike safety projects. Past projects in Ballard include the Holman Rd and 13th Ave NW signal and the five-way […]

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Bike lanes being added to 20th Ave NW

The stretch of 20th Ave NW from Market Street to NW 65th Street will soon get bike lanes to make it a “complete street.” The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) will remove the center turn lane to install the bike lanes so cyclists can easily get to and from the Ballard Business District. According to […]

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Open house for proposed Market Street changes

As we’ve written before, The Seattle Department of Transportation and King County Metro are hoping to make changes to Market Street and Route 44. According to SDOT, the changes will “promote faster travel, provide better schedule reliability and will include enhanced bus stops.” The two agencies will be holding a public open house later this […]

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