Those sweet Neighborhood Matching Fund dollars are about to rain down on 18 community projects around Seattle as part of the Small and Simple Funds program. A full list of awarded projects is expected soon, and the deadline for the next S&S applications is June 2. So, if you have a neighborhood sports tournament, small mural, or public interpretive dance flash mob in your dreams, look out for the next application workshop.
The Mayor’s Office wants your input for the selection process of the next Seattle Department of Transportation director. There’s a short survey available at Mayor Murray’s office website, and there will be an in-person input opportunity at the Neighborhood Summit on April 5 at Seattle Center.
It’s not too late to get involved with the Income Inequality Symposium. The event will take place on Thursday, March 27 at Seattle University’s Campion Ballroom between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Speakers, information booths, and plenty of discourse will be free to the public throughout the event.