Entries by stu

Welcome To 2017!

  Welcome to a new reality and a plethora of reasons to be involved at a local level with grassroots groups and organizations.   Yes, we are starting the year off with many challenges and with some heavy hearts as well. Let this not dismay you because here in West Seattle we have a variety […]

Vision Zero a refreshing thought

Mayor Ed Murray inspired us all this week when he unveiled his Vision Zero traffic initiative. The plan is to eliminate all traffic fatalities which is a lofty goal indeed but there could be other refreshing results. The main component of the plan is to lower speed limits throughout the city which would lessen the […]

All Walk Encouragement Rally

All Walk Encouragement Rally follow up. Sunday was a nice warm day in February reminding us all why we walk to encourage individual climate change action. Up to a dozen participants held signs of encouragement as we occupied the Alaska Junction intersection during the all walk crossing. We had a very favorable response from the […]

Meaningful Movies Saturday Feb.7th

Meaningful Movies follow up. A very informative series of shorts about urban food in 3 cities across America. The connection between food and social justice became very clear. There were also informative displays about Seattle Tilth, Community Orchard of West Seattle (COWS), and Puget Ridge Edible Park (PREP) Next month the movie is a very […]