Posts Tagged ‘Pioneer Square’

Ballots now in home — Vote YES on Proposition 1!

The August 2014 Primary and Special Election has started, and ballots should have hit your mailbox…and we wanted to remind you to vote! Voters in the City of Seattle will see one local ballot issue on their August 5th ballot, the Park District Proposition 1, and the Downtown Seattle Association wants you to vote “yes!”  [...]

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Downtown Lowdown: Week of July 21-27

Downtown Lowdown — your weekly dose of the top-level things, events, specials and happenings in Downtown Seattle this week. If it’s happening…and it’s “happening”…you’ll find it here… Monday, July 21 – Seattle Mariners vs. New York Mets The Seattle Mariners will take on the New York Mets at 7:10 pm. The Mariners are currently 3rd [...]

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How Would the Parks District Ballot Measure Affect Downtown Parks?

You’ve undoubtedly seen arguments for and against the creation of a Parks District in the news of late, and maybe you have questions about what such a ballot measure would mean for Downtown parks. At present, there are more than 6,000 acres of park lands in Seattle and a $270 million maintenance backlog that is [...]

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School Board Approves Exploration of Former Federal Reserve Bank Building

The Downtown Seattle Association (DSA) and partner organizations identified the former Federal Reserve Bank Building as a potential site for a Downtown public school earlier this year.  Now, the school board has given a 5-2 vote to approve authorizing Seattle Public Schools’ application to take over building on 2nd Avenue. A letter was sent to Mayor [...]

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Downtown Lowdown – Week of June 30-July 6

Downtown Lowdown – your weekly dose of the top-level things, events, specials and happenings in Downtown Seattle this week. If it’s happening…and it’s “happening”…you’ll find it here Monday, June 30 – Trader Joes’ Silent Movie Mondays: The Circus The fourth film in the Significant Silents series is THE CIRCUS (1928). The film was directed, produced, [...]

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