Members of the Yesler Terrace community celebrate the opening of Kebero Court in a performance of traditional kebero drums and dancing. The next residential building that will open in Yesler Terrace is under construction at 820 Yesler Way.  Called Raven Terrace, it is expected to be completed by the end of this year.
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June 30, 2015, No comments

By Kat Kranzler Residents and guests gathered Friday, June 5, to celebrate the grand opening of Kebero Court, the first new residential building completed as a part of Seattle Housing […]

Taylor, the black lab, sports her own I.D. badge.
May 29, 2015, No comments

SHA’s four-legged friend helps sniff out pesky critters By Nancy Gardner The Voice editor The good news is, Seattle as a city has fallen on the list of the nation’s […]

Marcia Johnson celebrates at an SHA holiday party in 2014. She says she'll miss the day-to-day interactions with residents.
May 1, 2015, No comments

Her 35-year career with Seattle Housing Authority ends June 26 By Ellen Ziontz, Community Builder, SHA After more than 35 years at Seattle Housing Authority (SHA), beloved Community Builder Marcia Johnson […]

Seattle Housing Authority residents and some 600 others who attended the 2015 Housing and Homeless Advocacy Day rallied in support of more affordable housing Feb. 17 in Olympia. The event, sponsored by the Washington Low Income Housing Alliance, gave attendees the chance to attend free workshops and meet with Washington state legislators. This was the second year that SHA residents attended. Photo by Troy Smith
March 31, 2015, No comments

By Troy Smith Special to The Voice On Tuesday, Feb. 17, about 15 residents of Seattle Housing Authority met in Olympia with thousands of other Washington state residents to lobby […]

About 800 volunteers helped tally the number of men, women and children who have had to live on the streets throughout Seattle and King County. The survey area spanned from Auburn to Woodinville, where organizers added up the number of homeless, including those staying outside, in vehicles or in makeshift shelters. A total of 9,294 people were found to be homeless in King County the night of Jan. 24. This includes those staying in shelters, in transitional housing and living on the streets.
March 9, 2015, No comments

By Voice Staff The 35th annual One Night Count of homeless people in King County took place in the early hours of Friday, January 23, 2015. Alison Eisinger, executive director […]

Former Yesler Terrace resident Abdullahi Abdi has been named Rookie of the Year in the Commonwealth Conference.  Abdi, a native of Kenya, plays midfielder for the Lycoming College Warriors.
Yesler Terrace
January 29, 2015, No comments

Abdullahi Abdi, a freshman at Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pa., has been named Rookie of the Year in the Commonwealth Conference. He’s also earned a second-team spot on the National […]

  • Members of the Yesler Terrace community celebrate the opening of Kebero Court in a performance of traditional kebero drums and dancing. The next residential building that will open in Yesler Terrace is under construction at 820 Yesler Way.  Called Raven Terrace, it is expected to be completed by the end of this year.
  • Taylor, the black lab, sports her own I.D. badge.
  • Marcia Johnson celebrates at an SHA holiday party in 2014. She says she'll miss the day-to-day interactions with residents.
  • Seattle Housing Authority residents and some 600 others who attended the 2015 Housing and Homeless Advocacy Day rallied in support of more affordable housing Feb. 17 in Olympia. The event, sponsored by the Washington Low Income Housing Alliance, gave attendees the chance to attend free workshops and meet with Washington state legislators. This was the second year that SHA residents attended. Photo by Troy Smith
  • About 800 volunteers helped tally the number of men, women and children who have had to live on the streets throughout Seattle and King County. The survey area spanned from Auburn to Woodinville, where organizers added up the number of homeless, including those staying outside, in vehicles or in makeshift shelters. A total of 9,294 people were found to be homeless in King County the night of Jan. 24. This includes those staying in shelters, in transitional housing and living on the streets.
  • Former Yesler Terrace resident Abdullahi Abdi has been named Rookie of the Year in the Commonwealth Conference.  Abdi, a native of Kenya, plays midfielder for the Lycoming College Warriors.