Designing for Civic Impact

WHAT:      Designing for Civic Impact Event, hosted by Mt. Baker Hub Alliance WHERE:   ArtSpace Mt. Baker Lofts Community Room 2915 Rainier Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98144 WHEN:     September 20th, 2pm - 5pm   We are thrilled to bring a signature Mt. Baker Hub Alliance event to the Station Area again this year! Join us for a celebration of our new mural and to learn abo...
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Collaborations with Seattle Neighborhood Greenways

Seattle Neighborhood Greenways works toward creating safe and welcoming streets for all modes of transit in Seattle. Through our advocacy on Accessible Mt. Baker, we have been developing our relationship with the organization and with our local chapter, the Rainier Valley Greenways. We first began working with Seattle Neighborhood Greenways Executive Director Gordon Padelfor...
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Many Volunteers for Bridge-2-Beach 2019

Our fifth year participating in Bridge-2-Beach was a huge success! We had our usual “First Saturday” litter collecting volunteers join the effort, some new to our neighborhood Mt. Baker residents, Franklin High School students, and the very supportive, regularly engaged, Pepsi Distributing employees.  It is always a pleasure to see so many people engage to make the Rainier Vall...
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Needle Safety Program

This year we have been developing our relationships with our businesses during board outreach clean ups. For our April Discovery Series event, we decided to combine these two efforts to create a place to take the Discovery Series to our businesses. We developed a plan to take the ‘Clean and Safe’ focused Discovery Series scheduled for April, to our businesses after meeting w...
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Column: Conversations on the Avenue – May

The Mt. Baker Hub Alliance meets regularly with folks that live, travel through, or work in the Rainier Valley corridor.  Most are stakeholders that have a deep connection and care about this gateway community located at the nexus of Rainier Avenue S and MLK Jr. Way S. We will be regularly updating this column with more snippets of our anonymous conversations as we strive to...
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June Discovery Series at Franklin High

This quarter culminated in a Discovery Series hosted by the Hub Alliance at Franklin High School, with future partnering opportunities between our two organizations actively in the planning stage. Our work with the teachers and students is focused on community activism, career preparedness and civic engagement. We first connected with Linda Filley-Bentler, the College and Ca...
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Franklin High School Discovery Series

Mt. Baker Hub Alliance invites the neighborhood to an update about the recent Accessible Mt. Baker outreach project. During the first two weeks of June, the Urban Land Institute convened a Technical Assistance Panel to provide recommendations to the City about Accessible Mt. Baker, which will be released as a report at the end of the summer. This is a unique opportunity to hear...
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Hub Bridge to Beach Clean-Up 2019

Sat., May 4, 2019 • 9 AM Event details: Every year since 2008, the community has turned out to host and participate in neighborhood clean-up projects from picking up garbage to weeding/gardening to freshening up paint where needed in public spaces. “Bridge 2 Beach” (B2B) takes place this year on the same day as our usual ‘First Saturday’ clean-up, on Sat., May 4 (9 AM!). ...
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Hub Board Clean Up 4/27

Sat., April 27, 2019 • 11 AM–1 PM Event details: On Sat., 4/27, Mt. Baker Hub board members will visit businesses from 23rd Ave. S. & Rainier Ave S. to S. McClellan St and Rainier Ave S. while doing a neighborhood clean-up. We love company! Show up, invite friends and neighbors, and join us in our clean-up efforts. We'll provide everything you need. We're also w...
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Mt. Baker Meaningful Movies – Trickle Down Towns

Thurs., April 25, 2019 • 6:30–8:30 PM (doors @ 6 PM) Location: Mt Baker Community Club — 2811 Mt Rainier Dr S. Event details: Tomasz Biernacki’s new documentary about the homeless crisis in Seattle is a must-see. It deftly interweaves in-depth stories and interviews of community members who are living the crisis on the streets with interviews of political leaders and c...
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