Posts Tagged ‘Transportation’

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WSB: Delridge Neighborhood District Council ReCap

The West Seattle Blog has a great recap of Wednesday’s Delridge Neighborhood District Council meeting.  The Bridging The Gap levy is going through it’s last cycle of grant applications and the neighborhood has to prioritize three projects to be reviewed by SDOT.  The projects proposed include expanding greenways, improving streets with side walks/drainage and alley […]

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Delridge Repaving Project to Start

Below is the notice received from SDOT regarding repaving Delridge from Roxbury to Orchard.  While this is just south of our area, it will affect all of us traveling down to Westwood. Delridge Way SW Paving Project – SW Orchard St to SW Roxbury St   Construction to begin January 10 Expect Southbound Detours   […]

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Delridge Greenway Open House

Last night, about thirty Delridge and West Seattle neighbors gathered at Youngstown for SDOT’s Delridge Greenways open house. SDOT was well prepared – tables were set up around the room with large maps of the study area, displaying various information such as accident rates and locations, measured vehicle speeds and volumes, existing bike and pedestrian […]

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Heads Up, Drivers!

STEM program at Boren is now up an running.  That means that the school zone is active again.  West Seattle Blog posted about this issue today and I bet SPD might take this as an income generating opportunity.  If I was SPD, I would be ticketing a lot of people around the school zone.  The kicker […]

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WSB: North Delridge Rechannelization Project Progress

For all of us 120/125 commuters out there, the Delridge Rechannelization Project for our area starts next month.  That means more road work (re-striping) causing traffic issues for a while.  Once complete, the bus routes will have a faster commute time and parking on Delridge will be restricted between the bridge and the community center depending […]

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May Meeting Minutes

Parks and Green Spaces Levy Opportunity Fund The group discussed the projects for which NDNC would like to apply for funding through the Parks and Green Spaces Levy Opportunity Fund.  The Fund will be providing $8 million in funding for community-initiated park development or property acquisition projects in Seattle during the 2012/2013 funding cycle.  Two major […]

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King County Metro Open House Highlights

I was able to attend the tail end of Metro’s open house regarding the proposed changes to Delridge Way and serving bus routes.  There is a little summary and conversation going on over at the Seattle Transit Blog, but I wanted to share my observations with you.  This is by far not comprehensive, so please comment […]

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West Seattle Greenways Meeting: Sunday, April 22, 3pm

Join us for the next West Seattle Greenways meeting, this Sunday, April 22, 3pm at Pearls Coffee and Tea (4800 Delridge Way SW). Last meeting we heard from Tom Rasmussen, chair of the city council transportation committee, who answered our questions and gave us ideas about how to best advocate for safe routes through our […]

The route 120 terminating at Burien Transit Center

Changes Coming to Route 120

Last night, the Delridge Neighborhoods District Council heard from King County Metro representatives on upcoming changes and enhancements for route 120. The 120 is one of the top ten routes in the metro system, with over 7,000 riders per day. The project is funded by $2.8 million from a State Mobility grant and King County […]

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West Seattle Greenways: Meeting Sunday March 18, 2012

Come join us this Sunday for our next meeting of West Seattle Greenways!  We’ll meet at Pearl’s Coffee and Tea at 4800 Delridge Way SW (map) at 3:00 pm on Sunday, March 18. This month, we’re excited to be joined by councilmember Tom Rasmussen, chair of the city Transportation committee, who will give the city’s […]

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