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Power Lines

Green Values Collide at Cheasty Greenspace

Bike activists and urbanists are warring with local neighbors over remodeling the greenspace into a set of bike trails and pedestrian paths vs. leaving it in its natural habitat.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/01/2015

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Do Your Part to Keep Seattle Green

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 08/15/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Do It For the Kids

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 08/14/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: P-Patches, Parties, and Parks

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 08/13/2014

Sporting Life

Cheasty Bike Trail Controversy

In a battle of hairsplitting environmentalism, bicyclists are facing off against birders in Beacon Hill over the Cheasty Bike Trail.

  • By Heather Hansman
  • Published 07/01/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Good Work and Good Jobs

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 06/12/2014

Article

10 Seattle Neighborhoods Annotated

Local real estate is showing robust signs of postrecession life—and so are neighborhoods.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 04/17/2013

On Other Blogs

Seattle Transit Blog: Beacon Hill Neighbors (Gasp!) Open to Density At Rail Station

Seattle Transit Blog: Proposed Beacon Hill transit-oriented development fails to prompt predicted outrage. Image via Light Rail Now.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/26/2011

News

New Beacon Hill Bike Trail Becomes Latest Graffiti Hotspot

A new bike trail along the north end of Beacon Hill has become the latest battleground for Seattle's war on graffiti.

  • By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee
  • Published 09/16/2011

Morning Fizz

"It's Not About Money."

Wednesday Edition: Fizz has dinner with Microsoft; Beacon Hill neighbors have had enough; U.S. Rep Cathy McMorris Rodgers shares a byline (with Rep. Anthony Weiner); and more.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 06/08/2011

ThinkTank

Whose Neighborhood is Better?

Beacon Hill or Ballard (or elsewhere): Whose neighborhood is best?

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/07/2011

Feature

Best Places to Live 2011

An insider’s guide to Seattle’s best neighborhoods—from Burien to Vashon to Laurelhurst—now and in the future.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 03/15/2011

News

Beacon BIKES! Hires Alta Planning + Design

Grassroots bike and pedestrian advocacy group Beacon BIKES! hired professional planning consultant Alta Planning + Design, putting their $15,000 Department of Neighborhoods grant to work and their plan in motion.

  • By Josh Cohen
  • Published 09/07/2010

News

Beacon Hill Bike Group Gets Organized. And Gets Cash.

Unsatisfied with the intra-neighborhood bike and pedestrian facilities in Beacon Hill, Beacon BIKES! organized, landed a $15,000 grant, and set out to create a neighborhood network that meets their needs.

  • By Josh Cohen
  • Published 08/24/2010

Arts & Culture

Helladope's Grand Hello

  • By Jonathan Cunningham
  • Published 03/12/2010

Morning Fizz

Astonished at the Irony

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/17/2010

City Hall

Beacon Hill vs. Beacon Hill

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 02/15/2010

BOTTOM-LINE BOOSTING

This Room for Rent

If you’re looking for help paying your mortgage, take on a tenant to offset the costs.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 04/23/2009
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