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“What are you doing?” an onlooker we pass on the sidewalk asked.
“We’re bringing the light of community into the dark of winter,” a volunteer leader replied.
As we walked, I overheard neighbors discussing nearby locations such as Garfield High School and Rainier Vista.
“This area was like a war zone forever; now everything’s like
The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has recommended that the City Council provide FCGMV with a Neighborhood Park & Street Fund in order to complete the staircase and landscaping at the South Alaska Place street end! This project will be done in partnership with Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation, Seattle Department of Transportation, Seattle Department … read more
On October 15, 2015, Kris Christensen, the Program Coordinator for Outdoors for All Foundation, sent us the following letter of support:
To Whom It May Concern,
On behalf of Outdoors for All, I am writing to express our organization’s support for the restoration and enhancement of Cheasty Greenspace. As an organization that is committed … read more
Join us for the 10th annual Green Seattle Day!
Saturday, November 7th @ 9am
Parks throughout Seattle, including Cheasty Greenspace!
For this event volunteers will be meeting at the Rainier Community Center, 4600 38th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118. Registration, with coffee and snacks, will open at 8:30am. Green Seattle Partnerhsip will provid buses … read more
Cheasty receives $34,689 from King Conservation District-Seattle Community Partnership/Membership Jurisdiction Grant!
Thank you to KCD for approving our grant application for environmental education signage in Cheasty Mt View!
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October 13, 2015
On behalf of the King Conservation District Board of Supervisors, congratulations on the award of a KCD-Seattle Community Partnership/Member Jurisdiction Grant in the amount of $34,689 for the Seattle Parks Foundation Cheasty/Mt View
The annual Lantern Walk will be on November 7 @ 5 PM starting at the Community Farm in New Rainier Vista (end of S Lilac St off of MLK).
A lantern making workshop will be held Sunday, November 1 from 1 PM to 3 PM at Green Eileen (4860 Rainier Ave S).
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Monday, October 12 @ 5PM, the King Conservation District Board of Supervisors will be voting to approve its 2015 Seattle Community Partnership Grants! Cheasty Greenspace Mt. View is on the agenda to receive funding for educational signage and an experiential learning station. This grant is based on the merit and impact of the project proposal … read more
On Monday, September 28, Seattle City Council approved a $100,000 grant for the Cheasty Greenspace Trails and Bike Park. The Friends of Cheasty Greenspace Mt. View (FCGMV) thank City Council for accepting the results of the Department of Parks and Recreation’s thorough public design process and the Board of Park Commissioners second approval of the … read more