Category Archives: Parks

Seattle Audubon tree petition!

Our friends at Seattle Audubon have put up a great tree petition – please take action and sign the petition! Protect trees for a climate-resilient city. The heatwave our region experienced at the end of June 2021 made clear that … Continue reading

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Outside City Hall – Saving Myers Way

An alliance of open-space activists and environmental-justice advocates win an important victory By George Howland Jr – Outside City Hall, July 27, 2016 “You can fight city hall and win! Earlier this month, the Seattle Green Spaces Coalition (Green Spaces) … Continue reading

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As Development Booms, Seattle Gives Up On Green Space

By Adiel Kaplan and Investigate West, Seattle Weekly, June 22, 2016 So-called pavement parks are a growing trend in major American cities and they’re one of the new ways Seattle is looking to increase open space without spending billions From … Continue reading

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No room for trees in Seattle’s new parks

By Mark Hinshaw – Crosscut, April 26, 2016. Ellen Sollod’s “Cloud Veil” at 12th Avenue Square Park. Credit: Seattle Parks & Recreation Credit: Alex Garland Forget what you think you know about green Seattle parks. A new park just south of … Continue reading

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