NHUAC MONTHLY MEETING
THURSDAY, September 1, 7PM
Meetings are held at the North Highline Fire
1243 SW 112th Street - entrance and parking in the back of the fire station.
Please note that NHUAC will not be holding meetings in July and August - regular monthly meetings will resume on September 1 when we will have Ivan Miller from King County to provide information and upates on the King County Comprehensive Plan (check back for more details).
NHUAC board members will be at White Center Jubilee Days Festival on Saturday, July 16 and Sunday July 17. Stop by our booth to meet the board and catch up on community information. Looking forward to seeing you at this great community event!
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - WASHINGTON STATE BOUNDARY REVIEW BOARD FOR KING COUNTY - NORTH HIGHLINE ANNEXATION (FILE NO. 2367)
The purpose of the Public Hearing is to hear testimony and
Deliberate on the proposal. Testimony and Factual Material
concerning the proposal may be presented to the Board up to and
Including the Public Hearing and Modification Hearing. At the
following time and place. Interested persons may appear and be
heard with reference to said PROPOSED CITY OF SEATTLE NORTH HIGHLINE
AREA NOTICE OF INTENTION.
Beginning Date: June 13, 2016 Time 7:00 pm
Location: Bethaday Community Learning Space of the Technology Access Foundation (TAF), 605 SW 108th Street, Seattle, WA 98146
Please see additional information on the Boundary Review Board on the link below:
NHUAC has new Board
Officers: At the May 5th meeting Liz Giba, a long time board member and
community activist was elected President.p>
Barbara Dobkin will serve as Vice President
Elizabeth Gordon was elected Secretary
Pat Price will continue to serve as Treasurer
We are very fortunate in White Center to have great deputies serving our community from the King County Sheriff's Office. Our White Center Storefront Deputy, Bill Kennamer, has dedicated himself to help keep our community safe. He has gone above and beyond to assist the residents and business owners with their concerns. Deputy Kennamer attends all NHUAC meetings and provides crime stats, updates, and is available to answer any general or specific community concerns. NHUAC meetings are a great opportunity to meet and discuss your concerns with Deputy Kennamer.
At our April 7 meeting we were pleased to host Sarah Dahl, a North Highline Resident who has tirelessly been crusading for improvements and changes to be made at Evergreen Highschool Campus.
Click on the links below to find out more information regarding the Highline School District Policy:
Meetings are held at
the North Highline Fire Station:
1243 SW 112th Street (entrance and parking in the back)
Be informed – Be Involved - Be Heard.
At our March 3rd meeting we had an informative community conversation regarding the Fair Housing Act and the Department of Housing and Urban Development's 2015 rule, Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing.
Below are links to important videos regarding Fair Housing and the new rules that apply to federal programs. These rules will have a big impact on our North Highline Community.
The Fair Housing Act - Looking Back and Looking Forward
Questions: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or
At our June 4th meeting we heard from James Paribello and Frank O’Dell from the Washington State Liquor Control Board on legislation and licensing of Recreational Marijuana Stores (502 stores). Under the new legislation all medical marijuana dispensaries (which are all currently unregulated) will be required to close by July, 2016, or apply and obtain a 502 license. There are currently no regulations in unincorporated King County to prevent the concentration of 502 stores - cities like Seattle, Bellevue, and a host of others have enacted local ordinances creating "buffer" zones to prevent marijuana stores from being within 1000 feet of one another. Without this protection, White Center could conceivably be the home to many recreational stores. Although these stores are regulated and must comply with many strict standards,the question remains if it is good for our community to have a glut of these types of businesses.
If you have questions or concerns
about this issue you can contact Barbara Dobkin at
email@example.com - or better yet - call or email or
write our King County Council District 8 Representative, Joe McDermott
516 Third Ave, RM 1200
Seattle, WA 98104
Questions: contact – firstname.lastname@example.org
BEBE INFORMED – BE INVOLVED – BE HEARD
Missed our last meetings - please click on the links below to see coverage on "whitecenternow"
June 2, 2016 Meeting
If you have any questions or want to be added to our email list - email Barbara Dobkin at email@example.com
You can also write to us at:
North Highline Unincorporated Area Council
PO Box 66900
Burien, WA 98166
Click on the link below for the latest news regarding the unincorporated areas of King County
NHUAC meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month at
7 pm at the North Highline Fire Station (1243 112th Street SW).
NHUAC meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month at 7 pm at the North Highline Fire Station (1243 112th Street SW).
If you have any particular concerns you would like addressed at an upcoming meeting or would like to be added to our email list, please contact Barbara Dobkin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested in serving on the NHUAC Board - contact
COMMUNITY MATTERS – BE INVOLVED - BE INFORMED - BE HEARD
See questionable activity? Call 911
State Liquor Control Board (to report violations): 888.838.3956
King County Regional Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS)
AFIS provides criminal identification services to officers, investigators, prosecutors, and corrections staff. Program staff fingerprint and identify all inmates booked into county jails. This helps to identify possible wanted or dangerous offenders before they are released, even if they provide false names and incorrect information. Staff also recover and process fingerprints from major crime scenes. The AFIS Program’s existence aids in solving crimes throughout King County, and contributes to the safety of both officers and citizens.
The AFIS website is www.kingcounty.gov/afis and includes the annual report, videos, and other information.
KC Metro Zone Boundary Line
The NHUAC has requested that KC Metro review it's policy regarding the
southern Zone Boundary, currently SW Roxbury (SW96th). The northern Zone
Boundary is at 145th North. We have requested that they move the
southern boundary to the Burien Park and Ride (148th SW) which would
make a trip from North Highline to Seattle a one zone ride. Click
here to see our
letter. And this is their