Seattle Weekly did a follow-up article to its first article. This time it was about the second PAT meeting. If you want to catch up on what is going on, this is a good place to get started.
Last week the Seattle Weekly did an article on the Cheasty bike trails. The article is well done and contains some interesting quotes. You can read it here: http://www.seattleweekly.com/home/955062-129/a-proposed-mountain-bike-trail-has.… read more
The details for the next Project Advisory Team meeting are as follows:
WHEN: Thursday, October 23, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
WHERE: Rainier Community Center, 4600 38th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118
TOPIC: Environmental Concerns
This Thursday the Cheasty Project Advisory Team will meet to discuss its environmental concerns that stem from … read more
Saturday, November 1st, 2014
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Meet up at RV Central Park (4410 29th Ave S)
Come join us and create your very own lantern as we take a tour through Rainier Vista Neighborhoods and Cheasty Greenspace!
LANTERN BUILDING WORKSHOPS:
WHEN: Oct 26, 2014 NOON-3PM
WHERE: Full Tilt
Please Complete This Mountain Bike Survey
It is important for us to understand how mountain bikers will get to Cheasty Greenspace and use its trails. Please complete this short survey and help us address some transportation issues.
Additional information is available on our website as well: http://cheasty.org
Joel & The Friends of Cheasty Mt.
Friends and Supporters,
It is time to tune in and show up. Seattle Parks has selected a Project Advisory Team to help Seattle Parks finalize a trail design for Cheasty and decide on requirements for the Pilot Project. In order to make Cheasty a place that truly promotes equitable access to nature and provides a
Today the Seattle Times ran an article titled, “A fight for urban trees: Seattle’s wealthier neighborhoods leafier“.
The article does a good job laying out some of our motivations for this project: increasing South Seattle’s tree canopy, access to nature to improve human health, and encouraging humans to develop a stronger relationship with … read more
The following are short clips from some of the pro-Cheasty commentary made at the Seattle Public Utilities and Neighborhoods Committee meeting on July 22, 2014.
Celeste Gilman, NRV HOA President:
Joel DeJong, GSP Forest Steward for Cheasty Greenspace:
Luke and Orion:
Lately there have been three common questions posed to us about Cheasty Greenspace and our vision for the park:
- What outreach, work, and experience has Friends of Cheasty / Mt. View engaged in to reclaim Cheasty Greenspace, restore the natural habitat in Cheasty Greenspace, reimagine Cheasty Greenspace for a sustainable future, and reconnect Cheasty Greenspace