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November 8, 2014, 10am, Cheasty Main

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On this year’s Green Seattle Day in November, I got to facilitate volunteer work by 50 teens from the Boys and Girls Club. The windstorms the previous week had blown down several mature big leaf maple trees and as I walked through the forest to meet the teens I worried they wouldn’t be prepared for … read more

November 4, 2014. 12pm. Cheasty Mountainview.

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The Woods Club kids are pretending to a be a wolf pack and are howling to each other around the bend on the loop trail and I’m taking the opportunity to pull out a few random pieces of ivy when I hear a distinctive repetitive bird call swooping over my head. I look up just … read more

November 4, 2014. 10am. Cheasty Mountainview

Cheasty 216Sitting on a bench at the Junction in Cheasty View, gazing off to the South/Southeast, mesmerized by the fall of the big leaf maple leaves coming down where the trees lean out over the road. Some of the leaves fall in a distinctive switch-back pattern, as though they were hiking down off a steep mountain, … read more

Project Advisory Team Meeting this Thursday

Project Advisory Team (PAT) Meeting
Jefferson Park Community Center
3801 Beacon Ave S, 98108
Thursday, November 20, 2014
6pm-9pm

This is the 3rd public PAT meeting and the first where the trail design will be discussed.  In order to make Cheasty a place that truly promotes equitable access to nature and provides a place that … read more

Cheasty: MoveOn


A resident of the New Rainier Vista community, Erin Kane, has created a MoveOn.org petition for Cheasty Greenspace!  The community has stepped up in response to hearing how the Cheasty Mountain Bike Pilot is getting watered down to a loop trail.  If you are interested in the comprehensive vision for this community, then take the … read more

Nov. 8, Green Seattle Day! Come Plant!

Remember to sign up to join us this Saturday, November 8 from 9 AM to Noon in Cheasty Main to put native plants and trees in the ground!  It is also okay if you decide at the last minute and just show up!

We will be meeting in Cheasty Main near the Parks Yard, so … read more

Seattle Weekly – Follow-up Article, PAT

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.

Check out the Seattle Weekly article here: http://www.seattleweekly.com/home/955112-129/tempers-cool-for-second-meeting-about.read more

Seattle Weekly on Cheasty Bike Trail

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

Project Advisory Team Meeting: October 23, 2014 & Updates

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

Lantern Walk! November 1, 2014

Rainier Vista (RV) Lantern Walk

 

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

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