Tag: Seattle Comprehensive Plan

SOUTH LAKE UNION REZONE APPROVED BY COUNCIL COMMITTEE

April 25th, 2013

On Monday, April 22, the City Council celebrated Earth Day with a unanimous Committee of the Whole vote approving a far-reaching rezone of South Lake Union (Council Bill 117603). The land use changes will allow for more jobs and housing close to downtown, reducing sprawl and the environmental degradation that accompanies it. The Council modified […]

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ROOSEVELT NEIGHBORHOOD AND TRANSIT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT

June 23rd, 2011

In 2008, voters approved the Sound Transit II ballot measure, which funds light rail from the University District through the Roosevelt neighborhood in Northeast Seattle, continuing on to Northgate and Lynnwood.  Light rail transit stops are great places for additional housing and job development, and the Roosevelt neighborhood has recently endorsed an update to neighborhood […]

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