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  1. 2015 Mayor's Film Award Recipient: Megan GriffithsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today Mayor Ed Murray announced the 2015 recipient of the 10th Annual Mayor's Award for Outstanding Achievement in Film, Megan Griffiths. The award recognizes an individual or entity for exceptional work that has significantly contributed to the growth, advancement and reputation of Seattle as a filmmaking city.

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  2. Mayor names new directors at Sustainability & Environment, Department of NeighborhoodsRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Mayor Ed Murray today named Jessica Finn Coven to serve as director of the Office of Sustainability & Environment and Kathy Nyland to serve as director of the Department of Neighborhoods . Bernie Matsuno, who has served as director of DON since 2011, will be stepping down effective June 2. Finn Coven comes to OSE after serving as Washington Director of Climate Solutions since 2011.

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  3. At Large in Ballard: Take Me To Your HubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    With her roof in danger of collapse from the fourth New England blizzard in a row my mom called because she was worried about me in Ballard. A family friend in Boise who works for the State of Idaho told her they were working on an emergency plan for when the Seattle area has its megathrust earthquake.

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  4. SFD completes new recruit live fire training in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Ballard News-Tribune

    All last week the Seattle Fire Department held training exercises for new recruits in a vacant Ballard home located at 2019 NW 64th Street. After April 28, saws blasted, fires flared, hoses spewed and eager recruits practiced the skills that will one day save the lives of Seattle citizens.

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  5. Murray tours Ballard, talks affordability with localsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Mayor Ed Murray toured Ballard last Saturday April 25 and spoke with business owners and residents about issues in the community. Murray focused extra attention on housing affordability and public transportation in Ballard.

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  6. At Large in Ballard: BacklashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Mayor and Seattle Police Department announced a strategy to deal with a 9.5 block area of downtown Seattle that has been described as a gantlet of disorder and illegal activity. Meanwhile two City Council members drew an overflow crowd about rising apartment rentals and dared to introduce the words "Rent Control" to Seattle.

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  7. NFFTY to feature shorts by Ballard High School filmmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Three short films by students in the Ballard High School Digital Filmmaking Program have been named Official Selections of the National Film Festival for Talented Youth . This competitive festival showcases outstanding work by filmmakers age 24 and younger.

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  8. New streateries and parklets popping up in Seattle neighborhoodsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Nine streateries and three new parklets are coming soon to Seattle. In an exciting start for the new Streatery Pilot Program, nine local businesses will install a streatery near their establishments.

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  9. Kohl-Welles, Senate honors 'State Teacher of the Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Lyon Terry, the 2015 Washington State Teacher of the Year, was honored by the Washington State Senate with a resolution co-sponsored by Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, D-Bothell , Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, D-Seattle, and other senators. "Lyon's passion for education is so very apparent and I continue to be struck by how dedicated he is to his students," said Kohl-Welles.

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  10. City Sends Parking Recommendations to City CouncilRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today the Department of Planning and Development and Seattle Department of Transportation sent a report to City Council containing preliminary staff recommendations to address residential parking issues related to new development. Last year, the Mayor and City Council directed the Department of Planning and Development and the Seattle Department of Transportation to work together in preparing the recommendations for Council consideration this spring.

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  11. Seattle Green Spaces Coalition to meet in Fremont on Sunday, April 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Please join us to follow up on the fantastic turnout from Ballard at the Sunset Hill Community Center on 3-22-15, the Parks Department Summit on 4-4-15, and our continuing outreach in South Seattle and West Seattle. Our Agenda will include the following: 1. Strategic plan for outreach to save the Substations in Ballard, North Seattle, South Seattle, West Seattle, Myers Way Parcels and other public land in Seattle.

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  12. City Seeks Input on Draft Transportation LevyRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    In March 2015, Mayor Ed Murray introduced a proposal for a nine-year, $900 million levy to replace the existing $365 million Bridging the Gap levy that will expire at the end of 2015. The Transportation Levy to Move Seattle proposal focuses on taking care of the basics, maintaining our streets, bridges, and sidewalks, while also investing in the future with improvements that will provide more transportation choices to move more people and goods around our growing city.

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  13. Ballard Crime Watch: Ax-man keeps his onions and suspect points gun in victim's faceRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle police officers responded to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon at the 1100 block of Northwest 46th Street on March 23. Dispatchers told officers that an unknown male threw and ax at someone's car. The complainant told officers that he was driving down the street when he saw some food on the side of the road.

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  14. Ballard Development: Design review for six-story apartment scheduled, subdivision grantedRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Department of Planning and Development has announced more land use activity happening in the Ballard area. The DPD announced that they have granted approval for a project that will subdivide a lot in north Crown Hill.

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  15. Seattle Center visitors now enjoy fast, free Wi-FiRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Mayor Ed Murray today unveiled a new free Wi-Fi service at Seattle Center. The service, which serves tens of thousands of people simultaneously, was developed in partnership with Microsoft.

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  16. New shop brings treasures from Nepal to BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Himalayan Treasures opened its doors last week and owner, Sushil Mulepati, invited the Ballard News-Tribune to view the intricate and exotic items inside. The store celebrates the craftsmanship of Nepal, Tibet, Buddhism and Hinduism.

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  17. Meet artist Melissa Crosetto at Herbs HouseRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Herbs House invites you to meet artist Melissa Crosetto in the final days of her show. Come to Herbs House Saturday, March 28th between 4-8pm to meet Melissa and get a signed print or piece of original art work.

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  18. Mayor, City Light announce "Operation LED" program to distribute...Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Every residential customer of Seattle City Light can now get a free, energy efficient LED light bulb through the utility's Operation LED campaign. Mayor Ed Murray kickstarted the campaign in the Chinatown International District today, handing out bulbs at Uwajimaya and Legacy House.

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  19. Groundswell NW annual meeting and civic social set for March 24Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    This year, we'll be highlighting the findings from the Ballard Open Space Plan and looking to you to spark future parks, public art, gardens, green space connectors and habitat in Northwest Seattle. Because you are a mover and shaker in this great community, your participation in this collaborative event is crucial.

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  20. Alzheimer's Association offers Caregiver Support GroupRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Alzheimer's Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also on a unique journey of providing care to a person with memory loss. Meetings are held the 2nd & 4th Monday of the month, from 12:30-2:00pm, at Ballard Senior Center, 5429 32nd Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107.

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