Patrick Robinson
While the danger signs are still up the property is no longer active as a power sub station so it is due to be sold. First however public comment is being sought on its disposition. The meeting is Oct. 2.

REMINDER: 50th and Dakota Substation property sale open for public comment; Public hearing is Oct. 2

The inactive City LIght substation at 50th SW and SW Dakota Street (4918 SW Dakota) is being surplussed and at the request of the Seattle City Council, City Light is studying the most appropriate disposition for it and 7 other surplus properties in Southwest Seattle.

A public hearing on the property is being held at the High Point Community Center 6920 34th Ave. SW, Oct. 2 from 6:30 to 8:30pm.

Comments can be submitted via e-mail to or via the City Light web page

You can also send comments via postal mail through Oct. 18 to Seattle City Light, Real Estate Services, P.O. Box 34023 Seattle, WA 98124-4023.

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