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.

04/01/2015 By Josh Feit

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Do Your Part to Keep Seattle Green

Today's picks for civic nerds

08/15/2014 By Kristen Farnam

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Do It For the Kids

Today's picks for civic nerds

08/14/2014 By Kristen Farnam

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: P-Patches, Parties, and Parks

Today's picks for civic nerds.

08/13/2014 By Kristen Farnam

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.

07/01/2014 By Heather Hansman

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Good Work and Good Jobs

Today's picks for civic nerds.

06/12/2014 By Ezra Parter

Article

10 Seattle Neighborhoods Annotated

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

04/17/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

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.

10/26/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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.

09/16/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

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.

06/08/2011 By Morning Fizz

ThinkTank

Whose Neighborhood is Better?

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

06/07/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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.

03/15/2011 By Matthew Halverson

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.

09/07/2010 By Josh Cohen

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.

08/24/2010 By Josh Cohen

Arts & Culture

Helladope's Grand Hello

03/12/2010 By Jonathan Cunningham

Morning Fizz

Astonished at the Irony

02/17/2010 By Morning Fizz

BOTTOM-LINE BOOSTING

This Room for Rent

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

04/23/2009 By Matthew Halverson