Useful Links

Safety

University of Washington, UW Alert

http://bit.ly/1BCuPgr

Read about crimes in the North Precinct

http://www.seattle.gov/police/precincts/North/default.htmlivepage.apple.com

Seattle Crime Data

http://www.seattle.gov/police/crime/default.htm

Blockwatch programs

http://www.seattle.gov/police/programs/Blockwatch/default.htm

Search for sex offenders by area and find safety tips

http://www.icrimewatch.net/washington.php

 

Transportation

The King County Metro Transit  “trip planner” site

http://tripplanner.metrokc.gov/cgi-bin/itin_page.pl?resptype=U

University link of the light rail project of Sound Transit

 http://www.soundtransit.org/x1698.xml 

King County Department of Transportation

http://www.kingcounty.gov/transportation.aspx

 

Personal and Home Disaster Preparedness Links

City of Seattle, Public Safety Link

http://www.ci.seattle.wa.us/html/CITIZEN/preparedness.htm

The American Red Cross

http://www.prepare.org/

Earthquake Preparedness

 http://www.doh.wa.gov/phepr/handbook/hbk_pdf/quake.pdf

Video on preparing for disasters

http://www.seattlechannel.org/videos/watchVideos.asp?program=emergencyPlanning

 

 

City, County, and nearest neighborhood links

Sites of Seattle City Council members

     http://www.seattle.gov/council/conlin/miw.htm

     http://www.seattle.gov/council/licata/up00dex.htm#2009

     http://www.seattle.gov/council/rasmussen/news.htm

     http://www.seattle.gov/council/clark/news.htm 

     http://www.seattle.gov/council/harrell/news.htm 

     http://www.seattle.gov/council/burgess/news.htm 

     http://www.seattle.gov/council/godden/

King County

 http://www.kingcounty.gov/Gossett/Newsletters.aspx

http://www.kingcounty.gov/Ferguson/Newsletters.aspx  ( Ferguson is the district to the north of us, used to be our council member.)

The Roosevelt Neighborhood Association is an organization to the north of us which is frequently confused with us. Click here:  Our Neighbors to the North: RNA North

The U District Partnership is a 501 (c)3 non-profit public benefit corporation, that is dedicated to a Vibrant – Innovative –Diverse U District Community: http://udistrictpartnership.org/

 

Property owner Look Up: http://www.kingcounty.gov/operations/GIS/PropResearch/ParcelViewer.aspx

 

Other Useful Links

For information about noxious weeds: Weed of the month

http://www.kingcounty.gov/environment/animalsAndPlants/noxious-weeds/weed-news.aspx

Backyard Wildlife Sanctuary   http://wdfw.wa.gov/wlm/backyard/

McDonald School Elementary School

http://www.friendsofmcdonaldschool.blogspot.com/