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The Roosevelt Neighborhood Association

MHA: re-zoning & expansion of the Roosevelt Urban Village

February 2, 2019 by Land Use Comments Off on MHA: re-zoning & expansion of the Roosevelt Urban Village

Feb. 2, 2019 MHA (HALA) Update The City Council is considering action on Citywide Mandatory Housing Affordability (MHA) including changes to land use regulations, zoning designations, comprehensive plan language and maps, including neighborhood Plan policies and changes to Urban Village Boundaries on … Continue reading

Roosevelt Reservoir status

November 28, 2018 by Land Use Comments Off on Roosevelt Reservoir status

From Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) regarding the status of the Roosevelt Reservoir: “SPU has completed its seismic analysis of Seattle’s drinking water system and its decommissioning test of Roosevelt Reservoir. The Roosevelt Reservoir was taken out of service in 2013. … Continue reading

MHA (Mandatory Housing Affordability) Legislation status and Appeal findings

November 23, 2018 by Land Use Comments Off on MHA (Mandatory Housing Affordability) Legislation status and Appeal findings

“The City of Seattle seeks to address the need for affordable housing, and has proposed to do so by implementing MHA legislation. MHA will require new development proposals to include affordable housing with rent-restrictions and/or income-restrictions as part of the … Continue reading

Arbora Court open house – May 6th 2-4pm

May 3, 2018 by Land Use Comments Off on Arbora Court open house – May 6th 2-4pm

Bellwether Housing (one of the Non-Profit developers for the Roosevelt TOD affordable Housing project) is hosting an open house of their new completed affordable housing project in the University District. This project includes unit types that will likely be similar … Continue reading

RNA March Meeting – Wednesday 3/20

March 16, 2018 by Scott Cooper Comments Off on RNA March Meeting – Wednesday 3/20

2018 is well underway, and the changes to the Roosevelt neighborhood keep on coming! Join us at our March 20th RNA General Meeting to learn about upcoming transportation changes affecting Roosevelt, get updates on land use, and give us feedback … Continue reading

Coyote sighting in Ravenna Park?

September 12, 2017 by Dave Wood Comments Off on Coyote sighting in Ravenna Park?

Well my parents visiting from England got a surprise on their morning walk today, when they spotted what we think was a coyote in Ravenna Park, just east of 15th, on 63rd. You can see the slightly grainy “Mulder & … Continue reading

Roosevelt Light Rail Station TOD project

August 10, 2017 by Land Use Comments Off on Roosevelt Light Rail Station TOD project

The City announced funding for “Equitable Community” next to the future Roosevelt Light Rail station. The Seattle Office of Housing today announced $15 million in funding for building affordable homes at Seattle’s future Roosevelt light rail station. Sound Transit and … Continue reading