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What Are You Seeing?

      Who can tell what this photo is showing (other than just power lines)?  

Steering Committee

Did you know that behind the Skyway/West Hill Action Plan (SWAP) is a team of local volunteers who come together to oversee the process as a Steering Committee? This meeting is open to the public, and you too can become a member of this team! We meet this evening at 7pm at the Skyway Water… Read more »

CSA Open House

Want to meet your elected officials and discuss issues related to Skyway/West Hill? Come to the CSA Open House on Thursday, May 21st. See link for details! WestHill-SkywayFlyer2015Flyer

Making Critical Connections at GoGreen

    Skyway Solutions was networking with critical partners in Transportation, Dept. of Natural Resources & Parks, as well as Equity & Social Justice at this week’s GoGreen Conference.

Speaking up for Skyway

Andra Kranzler, Community Economic Development Coordinator, preparing to advocate for Skyway at King County’s TREE (Transportation Economy Environment) committee.    

Tell King County…

What are YOUR priorities? Please take a couple of minutes to rank your highest priority projects for our community. We have 4 (soon to be 5) surveys on different topics. Would you take just one of those surveys TODAY? Click below: http://buildskywaywesthill.org/april-open-house/  

Only Two More Days People!

That’s right, only 2 more days until the Skyway Mural Design Contest ends. Did you get your design ideas in? There is still time (barely)! Here is the entry form, in case you need it. CONTEST ENTRY FORM 2 Contest reminder:  You don’t have to be an artist – just turn in some thoughts about what… Read more »

Skyway Park Planning

We’ve been consulting with the County and design firms to see what it would take to open up Skyway Park, create new entrances, and make the space more usable. The community has been very vocal: we want a better-utilized park for everyone!

Translation Work

We are in process of getting surveys translated into Spanish, Somali, and Vietnamese. (Some of the Spanish versions are already up on the website (see http://buildskywaywesthill.org/january-open-house-spanish/). Here’s a picture of Truong, our friend and Vietnamese translator, who attended the open house on Wednesday night.  

Park Improvements

Check out this upcoming event in neighboring Kubota Gardens. The improvements there are beautiful! Meanwhile, it’s time for us to plan improvements to our own Skyway Park. Take the survey here: http://buildskywaywesthill.org/january-open-house/