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General Meeting this Thursday, 4/10!

Hi Neighbors and Friends, It’s been a very busy winter for GSNC since our last posting, what with hot issues like the Dakota Substation and the Genesee Hill School, plus board elections, 2014 planning, and more. We were not able … Continue reading

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October General Meeting is Tonight!

(Apologies for the late posting, but this information was sent out to our members at the beginning of the week.) Date:       Thursday, October 10 Time:       7-8:30 p.m. Where:   West Side Presbyterian Church – Howell Auditorium, 3601 California Ave SW Speaker:   … Continue reading

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Busy week for meetings–and Genesee Hill School updates!

There’s a public meeting for everyone this week! Check it out: Monday, 9/23, Community Conversation on the Future of Seattle Public Library services, 5:30-6:45 p.m. with City Librarian Marcellus Turner at the West Seattle Public Library. More details from the … Continue reading

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Deadline is this Wednesday, Sept. 18, for Genesee Hill School Departure Advisory Committee

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is seeking volunteers who live or own property near the Genesee Hill School site to serve on a Departure Advisory Committee for the new school. The Seattle School District is requesting a waiver (departure) from … Continue reading

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Hearing set for Oct. 2 on disposal of substation properties; written comments due Oct. 18

GSNC board members who attended Seattle City Light’s August 27 informational meeting regarding the utility’s proposal to sell the 50th & Dakota substation and others substations in West Seattle reported that the meeting was well attended, and community interest in … Continue reading

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Interested in West Seattle transit issues?

Are you interested in transportation issues affecting West Seattle? Is your commute taking longer than it used to? A move is afoot to form a West Seattle Transit Coalition (WSTC) to fight further cuts to Metro transit service and to … Continue reading

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Concerns Raised About Smart (Wireless) Electric Meters

GSNC recently received this letter raising awareness of concerns surrounding Seattle City Light’s transition to Smart Electric Meters. We wanted everyone to be aware of this information and would like to hear your thoughts on this issue.

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