Duwamish Alive will work to clean up and fix up river banks and more

If you care about the Duwamish River April 19 is your chance to prove it. Duwamish Alive, an annual river bank clean up and upgrade effort. Sponsored by the Rose Foundation and Keen Footwear. The EPA listed the lower Duwamish River, five miles of which passes through south Seattle, as a Superfund site in 2001. Since then efforts have been made to clean it up, but more work is needed.

The West Seattle Rotary club will install a bench, an interpretive sign, re-grade a manual boat launch, and if time permits take down a few more invasive trees (White Poplars).

You will find Rotary Club members at T-105 and T-107 doing mulching around trees and shrubs that have recently been planted

Duwamish Alive!

Save the date: Saturday, April 19th

Duwamish Alive!Location: T-107 Public Access Site
(4750 West Marginal Way SW – intersection of West Marginal Way SW and SW Edmunds St.).

Time: 9:45 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
All tools, instructions, and snacks will be provided.

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On the Go - Week of 4-14-14

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Volunteers Needed for “Duwamish Alive!”
At Multiple locations in the Duwamish River Watershed
April 19, 10-2 p.m. Join us for the “Duwamish Alive!” river restoration event (includes the Roxhill Bog). Family friendly. Information on locations & signup (so we can plan snacks & equipment): www.duwamishalive.org or Jeremy at 206-418-8808

Volunteers Urgently Needed to Advocate for Long-Term Care Residents

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Early design guidance meeting set for May 1 for 3211 California Ave. 63 unit apartment project

Right on the heels of the approval of the 3 building apartment/retail complex at 3210 California Ave. S.W. comes the first early design review meeting for a a five-story structure containing 63 residential units, 4 live-work units and 2,400 sq. ft. of retail at street level. Parking for 63 vehicles to be provided below grade. Existing structures at 3211, 3219 and 3221 California Ave SW to be demolished. NK architects are the designers for this project as well.

MEETING

Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: West Seattle Senior Center
4217 SW Oregon Street
Room: Hatten Hall

All meeting facilities are ADA compliant. Translators or interpreters provided upon request. Please contact the Public Resource Center (206-684-8467 or prc@seattle.gov) at least five business days prior to the meeting to request this service.

OPPORTUNITY FOR COMMENT

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