Sustainable NE Seattle

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Mary S. Hood is now a member of Sustainable NE Seattle
7 hours ago
Per Johnson posted a blog post
Susan Gregory posted an event

Climate Change Haiku at Calvary Christian Assembly

April 22, 2014 from 7pm to 8:30pm
Ellen Stoecker joined Joann Kerr's group


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Sustainable NE Seattle is a member of Sustainable Communities All Over Puget Sound (SCALLOPS)



We are also the 19th Transition Initiative officially recognized in the United States by Transition US.



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Welcome to the site for Sustainable NE Seattle, a Transition Initiative.
We are a multi-neighborhood organization, working together on various action projects in such areas as food security and growing local food, alternative transportation systems and neighborhood mapping, tree and habitat preservation, green building and energy efficiency...trying to effect positive change for our locality, creating a world that works for all.
We welcome your participation.


Roosevelt Sustainability Group Earth Day Program

Started by Ellen Stoecker in Other Events on Sunday.

NESTcafé - Speaking of Dying

Started by judy kinney in Other Events Apr 7.

Door frame leveler

Started by Jeff Lerner in Wanted Mar 29.

Climate, Carbon, and Taxes: What's So Funny about That?

Started by Deejah Sherman-Peterson in Other Events Mar 22.

Do the Math film screening

Started by Deejah Sherman-Peterson in Other Events Mar 22.

Blog Posts

Land Use Planning for 35th Ave NE

NE Seattle residents will be discussing streetscape design and zoning for the 35th Ave NE Business District over the coming months.  This is a community-driven planning effort that is funded by a grant from the City of Seattle.  The 1st of 3 public workshops takes place TOMORROW (4/22), from 7-9PM at Messiah Lutheran Church (7050 35th Ave…


Posted by Per Johnson on April 21, 2014 at 2:59pm

Support Local Restoration and Bring the World To Your Home

EarthCorps, a locally based nonprofit, provides service and leadership training experiences for young adults from around the US and the world.  We are in need of a few more homestay host families or individuals for our international participants who arrive at the end of May.  Homestays receive a stipend of up to $500 per month to offset food and utility costs.  Host family must provide a clean, furnished room, shared bathroom and a welcoming home environment. International…


Posted by Su Thieda on April 10, 2014 at 4:42pm

Sustainable NE Seattle Working Group

Hi Everyone,

As Leo said, we had an excellent response to our meeting on March 23rd, looking at how Sustainable NE Seattle will look as we move forward. We had a very clear message, in the form of a unanimous vote on a single model. 

Based on that, we are moving forward with hammering out the details, with the intent of having things ready to pass over to the Board of Directors in just a few weeks! We are eager to have the input of any who want to contribute, so…


Posted by Patrick Linder on April 4, 2014 at 5:46pm — 2 Comments

Another milestone in redefining Sustainable NE Seattle!

A huge "thank you" goes out to the 30+ people who participated in our "(Re)Building Sustainable NE Seattle" event this past Sunday! Attendees sacrificed a gorgeous Spring Sunday afternoon to help determine how the organization will be structured, now that a Board of Directors is about to be elected and the…


Posted by Leo Brodie on March 26, 2014 at 12:28pm — 1 Comment



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