New housing options are making progress.  As of July 1, construction of the new apartment building at 1105 E Fir has “topped out” or reached its planned height of six stories. Boren Ave runs diagonally along the left. The new residence will contain 103 units total, 94 apartments in the six-story building and nine townhomes. Three buildings containing the nine townhomes will occupy the space in front of the apartment building.

July 31, 2014, No comments

 New housing options are making progress. As of July 1, construction of the new apartment building at 1105 E Fir has “topped out” or reached its planned height of six […]

Marijuana will soon be legally sold throughout our state, though smoking it won’t be allowed on SHA properties.  But, under its ADA accomodation policy, SHA will consider formal requests from residents who are prescribed pot for medical uses.
June 27, 2014, No comments

Since 2012, Seattle Housing Authority has prohibited smoking inside its properties, and within 25 feet of building entrances. That won’t change come mid-July, when Washingtonians will be able to purchase […]

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June 26, 2014, Comments Off

www.SeattleHousing75.org chronicles agency’s first 75 years SEATTLE — May 15, 2014 — HistoryLink, in cooperation with the City of Seattle and the Seattle Housing Authority has launched www.SeattleHousing75 , a […]

The Resident Leadership Development Team gathered Saturday, Dec. 14 to honor some of the many great volunteers living in Seattle Housing communities. Pictured from left are volunteer recognition awardees Irma Anderson, Ernest Tyson, Jr., Glenn Slemmer, Debra Bays, Robert Mull, Sufuan Chen, Dean McBee, Rachael Harding, Larry Wisdom, Jim Bush, Cinda Lium, Ellie Rhoads, Doug Morrison, Halima Jaarso and Chung Ping Lam. Below, Doug Morrison, a member of the Seattle Housing Board of Commissioners and a longtime member of the Resident Action Council, received a special commendation for his lifetime of service.
January 2, 2014, No comments

RAC, RLDT host third annual volunteer recognition event By Tyler Roush The Voice editor They are the silent heroes of a community, doing their work not for recognition but because […]

Although not as battered by winter storms as cities in the northeast and midwest, Seattle is no stranger to heavy snows.
December 4, 2013, No comments

Winter heating safety Winter increases the potential for house fires and other threats such as carbon monoxide poisoning. But fire and other potential dangers can be reduced by following a […]

Susan Coliton, vice president of the Paul Allen Family Foundation, announces funding for a Financial Empowerment Center that will be operated by Neighborhood House in Rainier Vista.
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November 25, 2013, No comments

Neighborhood House’s Financial Empowerment Center a new model for economic equity New centers specializing in financial counseling will open next year in six locations in Seattle. Neighborhood House and partners […]

  • New housing options are making progress.  As of July 1, construction of the new apartment building at 1105 E Fir has “topped out” or reached its planned height of six stories. Boren Ave runs diagonally along the left. The new residence will contain 103 units total, 94 apartments in the six-story building and nine townhomes. Three buildings containing the nine townhomes will occupy the space in front of the apartment building.
  • Marijuana will soon be legally sold throughout our state, though smoking it won’t be allowed on SHA properties.  But, under its ADA accomodation policy, SHA will consider formal requests from residents who are prescribed pot for medical uses.
  • HistoryWebsiteScreenshot
  • The Resident Leadership Development Team gathered Saturday, Dec. 14 to honor some of the many great volunteers living in Seattle Housing communities. Pictured from left are volunteer recognition awardees Irma Anderson, Ernest Tyson, Jr., Glenn Slemmer, Debra Bays, Robert Mull, Sufuan Chen, Dean McBee, Rachael Harding, Larry Wisdom, Jim Bush, Cinda Lium, Ellie Rhoads, Doug Morrison, Halima Jaarso and Chung Ping Lam. Below, Doug Morrison, a member of the Seattle Housing Board of Commissioners and a longtime member of the Resident Action Council, received a special commendation for his lifetime of service.
  • Although not as battered by winter storms as cities in the northeast and midwest, Seattle is no stranger to heavy snows.
  • Susan Coliton, vice president of the Paul Allen Family Foundation, announces funding for a Financial Empowerment Center that will be operated by Neighborhood House in Rainier Vista.