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  1. One Night Count reveals 21 percent more people sleeping unsheltered...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The annual one night count was conducted in the early morning hours on Jan. 23. King County officials and volunteers counted the individuals exposed to the elements and sleeping on the streets on a single night in King County. The annual count is organized by the Seattle/King County Coalition on Homelessness.

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  2. New bill aims to give neighbors a voice in developmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    State lawmakers will have a chance to address land use notification this legislative session, answering what many neighborhoods have been calling a major problem with development. Citizens have all seen those big land use signs in front of construction sites; House Bill 1084 would require something like that for nearly all development projects.

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  3. Landmarks Preservation Board to consider nomination of Wiggen & Sons Funeral Home for landmark statusRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle's Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of the Wiggen & Sons Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 4 at 3:30 p.m. in the Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 5th Avenue, 40th Floor, Room 4060. The public is invited to attend the meeting and make comments.

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  4. Will the LIHI hygiene center in Ballard ever open?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The appeal hearing for the proposed Ballard Urban Rest Stop has been set for February 10 at 9 am in Room 4000 of the Seattle Municipal Tower . The hygiene center is planned to occupy the ground floor of the Low Income Housing Institute's Cheryl Chow Court located at 2014 NW 57TH St. The Cheryl Chow Court has 51 units and provides affordable housing for the elderly.

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  5. High cost of rents: Tenants need fair time to relocateRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Ballard News-Tribune

    It is exciting to see Seattle's landscape and economy grow and evolve, but for every new crane on the horizon, there are hundreds of personal stories to be told. Unfortunately, economic growth too frequently results in a lack of affordable housing, leaving many people displaced from their homes, scrambling to find affordable housing.

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  6. Murray expands shelter for homeless people, proposes encampment ordinanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today Mayor Ed Murray announced several actions to respond to the growing number of homeless people forced to sleep on the streets of Seattle, including an expansion of emergency shelter and the establishment of up to three permitted tent encampments on City or private lands in Seattle. "These folks are our neighbors, each with his or her own unfortunate path to homelessness," said Murray.

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  7. Fishing and Coming of Age on the High Seas of Alaska presentation Jan. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Join us for "Fishing and Coming of Age on the High Seas of Alaska," on Wednesday, January 28, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Our presenter is Dean Adams, author of Four Thousand Hooks: A True Story of Fishing and Coming of Age on the High Seas of Alaska . Learn Dean Adams' personal story as a young halibut/black cod fisherman bound for Alaska, and about the people and organizations that have contributed over many decades to Ballard's fishing fleet.

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  8. Kane Environmental Awarded 5-Year $5 Million Navy ContractRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Kane Environmental, Inc., a full-service environmental and geotechnical consulting firm located in Fremont, has been awarded the five-year, $5 Million Environmental Lab Sampling Services Contract for Naval Facilities Engineering Command Northwest. John Kane, CEO/President of Kane Environmental says, "This is a significant award for our company providing the expertise and capacity for environmental services at nine separate Navy facilities in the Puget Sound.

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  9. At Large in Ballard: Type A, felineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Gayle and Jerry witnessed a lot of drama during six months of visits to an emergency veterinary clinic. One comment in particular has stayed with them for years.

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  10. New bike shop opens on Stone WayRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Bill Davidson of Davidson Cycles and Maxwell Kullaway of 333fab are excited to announce the opening of their new shop, Davidson-Kullaway Custom Bicycles. Slated to open in early 2015, the shop will be located on 3425 Stone Way N in the Fremont/Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle.

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  11. WHPA to hire SPD security patrols starting Jan. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    In response to rising crime rates in North Seattle, Whittier Heights Involved Neighbors met last week to discuss the details of forming their very own paid security patrol. Almost 50 residents from the Whittier Heights neighborhood met at the Ballard Church to find out how the new security patrol will be operated.

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  12. The Nordic Heritage Museum Presents the Nordic Lights Film Festival at SIFF Film CenterRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Nordic Heritage Museum brings more than a dozen films from all five Nordic countries to Seattle for the Nordic Lights Film Festival on January 15-18, 2015, at SIFF Film Center located at Seattle Center. "The Nordic Lights Film Festival is one of the Museum's most compelling programs," said Nordic Heritage Museum CEO Eric Nelson, "By screening films that are both critically-acclaimed and wildly popular in the Nordic countries, we are able to connect our community to this intriguing component of contemporary Nordic culture."

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  13. Ballard Development: Subdivisions and application for shoreline improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Department of Planning and Development announced three new land use applications in the North Seattle area. The applications include subdivisions and approval to improve a shoreline recreation site on the canal south of Fred Meyer.

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  14. DPD grants permission for LIHI hygiene center at Cheryl Chow CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Low Income Housing Institute's, Cheryl Chow Court , is completed and has started to lease apartments. Meanwhile, the Department of Planning and Development announced last week that permission has been granted for establishing a Urban Rest Stop on the lower level of the facility.

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  15. Calling all FishermenRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The 45th annual Waterfall Cannery and Nakat Packing Company Holiday Reunion is coming to Seattle on Wed, December 10, 2014 from 11 am - 1:30 pm. The celebration will be held at Ivar's Salmon House, 401 NE Northlake Way, Seattle, WA 98105.

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  16. Changes coming to popular Baby Story Time at Ballard LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Every Monday afternoon, empty baby strollers crowd the entryway of the Ballard branch of the Seattle Public Library, as families gather together for back-to-back sessions of Baby Story Time hosted by Amy LaVare. LaVare, or "Miss Amy," as she is better known to Ballard parents, has offered the Baby Story Time program to the public for the past two years.

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  17. Ballard Development: DPD grants permission for hygiene center and design review announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Department of Planning and Development released a land use update today. There is one application for a a property subdivision and a design review announcement.

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  18. Eighty Four Foss Maritime Vessels Honored for Environmental ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    With a combined 840 years without an environmental incident, 84 Foss Maritime and subsidiary companies' tugs and tank barges have been recognized by a major maritime organization for their environmental safety records. The Chamber of Shipping of America announced the 2014 Environmental Achievement Awards honoring the Seattle, WA.

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  19. WHIN responds to SPD community meetingRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    On Nov. 18 over 150 North Seattle residents flooded a small room at the Loyal Height Community Center to ask about the latest rise in crime in North Seattle. The meeting was called by Whittier Heights Involved Neighbors to address concerns for Seattle Police Department short staffing, chronic property crime and long wait times.

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  20. LIHI now leasing at Cheryl Chow Court in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Low Income Housing Institute announces the availability of 50 brand new Senior HUD-subsidized affordable apartments located in the walk-friendly Ballard neighborhood of Seattle, close to the Seattle Public Library, Ballard Commons Park, NW Market Street and the Majestic Bay movie theater. Occupancy begins January 2015! The large and bright studios and one-bedroom apartments include a full kitchen and bath, including level-entry showers.

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