Roosevelt Neighborhood – Seattle

by the Roosevelt Neighborhood Association

RNA Communication Committee Meeting, This Tuesday!

December 13, 2014 by Laura Bernstein 0 comments

Do you have a passion for our amazing local businesses?

The RNA is looking to fill our The Roosie, Advertising Volunteer position.
Duties: Communicate with local businesses regarding advertising in The Roosie. Send reminders to past advertisers, answer advertising questions regarding size, cost, format, etc. Total time commitment 1-2 hours/week on average. Most communication occurs in the 2nd and 3rd weeks of each month.  The RNA Advertising Volunteer works closely with The Roosie, Editor to produce 9 issues of the Roosevelt Neighborhood Association newsletter that goes to 2000+ homes and businesses.

You are invited to attend our next Communication Committee meeting on Tuesday, December 16th, 6:30 – 7:45 pm at Broadcast Coffee (6515 Roosevelt Way N.E. )

Agenda includes:  Website updates, Email updates, Advertising Volunteer position, Social Media planning/expansion

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Sustainability & Land Use Meeting – This Tuesday 12/9 7pm

December 6, 2014 by Laura Bernstein 0 comments

Tuesday, December 9th, 7 – 8:30 pm

Calvary Christian Assembly (6801 Roosevelt Way Northeast)

Agenda includes:  Neighborhood Design Guidelines draft review, Roosevelt Reservoir update, Governor’s Climate Change Initiative

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Tonight: Winter Celebration and Tree Lighting Ceremony

December 3, 2014 by Laura Bernstein 0 comments


Live Music! Inspirational Speakers: from Seattle Children’s Hospital, Roosevelt Travis, Jr. & Seattle Mayor Ed Murray! Remember to dress warm, bring a decoration for the tree and join us for caroling afterwards! There will be hundreds of gifts available and food provided by Whole Foods Market. Join us at 6 pm @65th & Roosevelt.

Meet the Artists for Roosevelt Station is Tonight

November 20, 2014 by Laura Bernstein Comments Off

Meet the Artists for Roosevelt Station

Tonight! November 20, 2014
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Roosevelt High School – Library
1410 NE 66th St, Seattle

The artists will discuss their previous work and their current design for public art at Sound Transit’s future Roosevelt Link light rail station in Seattle.

Meet the artists
Luca Buvoli combines his training in science and explorations in sculpture to create animations, videos, sculptures, and paintings that often deal with heroes, flight, myth and futurism.

Artists R & R Studios, (Roberto Behar & Rosario Marquardt) have been called “architects of hope” for creating backdrops for the Theater of Everyday Life.

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Roosevelt Way NE Slated for Repaving in 2015 – Project Open House, Monday, November 17th

November 17, 2014 by Laura Bernstein Comments Off

Each year, SDOT repaves several major city streets meeting basic maintenance needs, while taking advantage of the work to make other improvements that enhance mobility and safety.

Roosevelt Way NE from NE 65th Street to the south end of the University Bridge is slated for repaving in 2015, with construction currently scheduled to begin next summer and likely continue [through] 2016.

The public is invited to learn more about the project, as well as to ask any questions and/or express concerns at an open house to be held Monday, November 17, 5:30 – 7:30 PM.   The meeting will be held at University Heights Community Center, 5031 University Way NE, Room: 108. A project overview presentation will occur at 6:15 PM.

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November RNA General Meeting Cancelled

November 14, 2014 by Laura Bernstein Comments Off

The Roosevelt Neighborhood Association holds general meetings the 4th Tuesday of the month, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Meetings are held at Calvary Christian Assembly, at 68th and Roosevelt, east entrance, upstairs.

Upcoming Meetings:

November  25th     Cancelled

December 3rd       Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at 65th & Roosevelt

January 27th         RNA General Meeting

February 24th      RNA General Meeting

RNA Land Use / Sustainability Group Meeting

November 8, 2014 by Laura Bernstein Comments Off

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

  • Reservoir plans update – information from Seattle Public Utilities
  • Bring any information to share on upcoming development projects
  • Emergency Preparedness – beginning discussions, planning for a neighborhood wide response
  • April Earth Day program – initial ideas
  • Community Potluck ideas

Time:  7pm

Location:  Calvary Christian Assembly, 6801 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, Washington 98115