HALA – Roosevelt Land Use Academy – Sat Dec 10th 10a-12p

HALA – Land Use Academy : Saturday, December 10th, 2016 10:00am – 12:00pm Calvary Christian Assembly, lower floor gym @ 6801 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115 The City has drafted plans which will reshape transit-oriented communities. The proposed changes will affect many properties in the Roosevelt, and some Ravenna …

Sign on to Support the Affordable Housing Tax Credit

The RNA supports affordable housing in the Roosevelt neighborhood, and some of the future projects will depend on the Federal Tax credit funding. please consider adding your name to support this program.

The ACTION Campaign is calling on the Trump Administration and Congress to prioritize the Housing Credit as they consider reforms to the nation’s tax code and investments in the nation’s infrastructure. Specifically, we are calling on the Administration and Congress to:

1) Ensure that the Housing Credit and Housing Bonds are held up as positive examples of the power of the tax code to improve communities by maintaining their viability under tax reform, and

2) Expand and strengthen the Housing Credit to increase the availability of safe and affordable housing and revitalize local economies.

Sign on here: http://salsa3.salsalabs.com/o/50954/p/dia/action3/common/public/?action_KEY=19658

Dignified I-5 Crossing at NE 70th – thanks to RNA & NE Greenways

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Thanks to RNA president Scott Cooper (holding up check) & NE Greenways, Andres Salomon, for addressing the I-5 pedestrian crossing at NE 70th St.

$381,000 has been committed by the City of Seattle to support this work.

This I-5 overpass is a major thoroughfare for people walking, biking, and driving, providing one of very few connections east/west between the Roosevelt and Green Lake neighborhoods across I-5. Despite its importance and heavy use the overpass and adjacent intersections remain dangerous and dif cult to navigate for all users.

Applicant Solution

  • All-way stops at NE 70th St and 8th Ave NE and at NE 71st St and 6th Ave NE
  • Curb bulbs and crosswalks at NE 70th St and 8th Ave NE and at NE 71st St and 6th Ave NE
  • Painted sidewalk and protected bike lane on north side of overpass

details here: http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/docs/nsf/2016077.pdf

RNA Affordable Housing projects – tour: May 19th 4-6pm

Join the RNA Affordable Housing projects – tour on May 19th 4-6pm Interested in learning about Transit Oriented Development projects that incorporate Affordable Housing? The RNA Land Use committee is exploring study-assistance grant opportunities through the Enterprise Foundation, in order to incorporate affordable housing, community, and social services into the …

HALA Community Focus Group

Want to serve on a HALA Community Focus Group? The City is looking for community members to serve on our community focus groups that will guide the implementation of HALA. Learn more and complete the application today!  Applications are due Friday, February 26, 2016, by 8pm. What is the purpose of the HALA Community Focus …