Downtown economy is thriving with jobs, housing, retail sales tax and more on the rise. The reshaping of Downtown Seattle’s urban core and the impact of evolving technologies on transportation took center stage at the 2016 State of Downtown.
A new art installation in Westlake Park, housed completely in a shipping container, helps rid Downtown residents, workers and visitors of wintertime blues.
The Downtown Seattle Association (DSA) has named Daniels Real Estate President Kevin Daniels as the recipient of the 2015 Downtown Champion Award at today’s DSA 57th Annual Meeting.
The Metropolitan Improvement District (MID) is placing 15 cigarette recycling boxes throughout Downtown. Yes, it’s true, cigarette butts (the most littered item in the U.S. and across the globe) can actually be repurposed instead of simply tossed into trash cans. Read more.
The Seattle School Board’s decision to not adopt a resolution to acquire the former Federal Reserve Bank building does not shut the door for the development of a Downtown public school at the 90,000 square foot facility on 2nd Avenue.
The Downtown Seattle Association (DSA) and Urban Yoga Spa are teaming up to offer a new way to get your lunch break workout and relieve the mid-week stress buildup with free one-hour yoga sessions at noon every Wednesday from June 18th to September 24th in Westlake Park (4th Avenue & Pine Street). Read more…
The Downtown Residents Council welcomes Kathleen O’Toole to Seattle, and raises the primary concerns of open-air drug dealing and public safety concerns in Downtown parks. Read more…