Outdoor Tech

Seattle Parks Launches New Trails App

Find an urban trail—and help fix it—from your phone.

10/21/2016

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: SDOT Talks Bike Safety

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08/20/2014 By Kristen Farnam

News

Parks & Wreck: Seattle Parks District Vote

We love our green spaces in Seattle, but funding them has been a decades-long fight.

08/01/2014 By Matthew Halverson

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Aid Seattle's Parks, Libraries, and Kids

Today's picks for civic nerds.

07/24/2014 By Ezra Parter

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Support the Hungry, Advise the Police

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07/22/2014 By Ezra Parter

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PubliCalendar: Dandelions Be Gone

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07/17/2014 By Ezra Parter

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PubliCalendar: Big Dinner, Bigger Data

Today's picks for civic nerds

07/15/2014 By Ezra Parter

News

Bike Group Says they Were Left Out of Bicycle Sundays Cutback Decision

The Cascade Bicycle Club says the organization was left out of the decision to cut back the popular Bicycle Sundays program, which closes Lake Washington Boulevard to car traffic on weekend days during the summer to give cyclists unimpeded access to the r

04/27/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Parks Maintenance Funding "Urgent," Parks Patrons Say

Seattle parks users overwhelmingly cite maintenance as an "urgent" need. Unfortunately, the parks levy voters approved in 2008 doesn't include any maintenance money.

04/13/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Queen Anne Community Group Planning Kinnear Park Multi-Use Trail

Lower Queen Anne's Kinnear Park may be getting a brand new multi-use trail thanks to the efforts of a grassroots community organization. The trail would offer bicycles and pedestrians a safe connection between Uptown and Myrtle Edwards park.

09/02/2010 By Josh Cohen

City Hall

Seattle Must Preserve Its World-Class Parks System

Dorsol Plants is still subbing for Dan Bertolet as a Cola columnist. Today, he argues that the city must prioritize its world-class parks system.

08/20/2010 By Dorsol Plants