Seattle.gov Home Page
Link to Department of Planning and Development Link to Seattle.gov Home Page Link to Seattle.gov About Us Page Link to Seattle.gov Contact Us Page
Building Connections Home Page Building Connections Home Page CityLink Seattle

Search Building Connections

Categories

April 2014
M T W T F S S
« Mar    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930  

CityLink Seattle

Archive for 'Design Commission'

Reminder: Seeking New Design Commissioners

The City is looking for new Seattle Design Commission members to fill two upcoming vacancies - one for a registered architect and the other for an experienced surface water management design professional, preferably a civil engineer. Both positions will start their terms in March 2014. To be considered, please send a letter of interest and resume by December 13, 2013.

[More]

New Commissioners Sought for Seattle Design Commission

The City is looking for new Seattle Design Commission members to fill two upcoming vacancies - one for a registered architect and the other for an experienced surface water management design professional, preferably a civil engineer. Both positions will start their terms in March 2014. Deadline to apply is December 15, 2013.

[More]

Seattle Design Commission seeks Transportation Engineer or Transportation Planner – DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Mayor Mike McGinn is looking for a transportation engineer or transportation planner to serve on the Seattle Design Commission. The transportation engineer or planner would provide advice as a member of the commission on plans for new public projects such as fire stations, parks, and streetscapes; on private projects that affect the

[More]

Seeking Transportation Engineer or Transportation Planner For Seattle Design Commission

Mayor Mike McGinn is looking for a transportation engineer or transportation planner to serve on the Seattle Design Commission. The transportation engineer or planner would provide advice, as a member of the commission, on plans for new public projects such as fire stations, parks, and streetscapes, on private projects that affect the city’s right-of-way, and on major projects that affect the whole city, such as the waterfront and light rail stations.

[More]

Landscape Architect and Urban Planner Sought For Seattle Design Commission

Mayor Mike McGinn is looking for one landscape architect and one urban planner to serve on the Seattle Design Commission.

[More]

Capitol Hill Light Rail Station Area Update

Eleven months ago, the Urban Design Framework for the Capitol Hill Light Rail Station Sites was finalized. The Framework articulated the community’s vision for the redevelopment of the station sites, offering development guidance and design guidance to the future developers of the station sites.

[More]

DPD Service Outage – Aug. 30 to Sept 5

All DPD web applications will be out of service, due to electrical repairs on Aug. 30 at 5:00 p.m. to Sept. 5 at 8:00 a.m. During the outage, you can still schedule inspections at (206) 684-8900 and file a complaint at (206) 615-0808. Permit and other services will be limited during the interruption. For questions about available services, call (206) 684-8850. Visit www.seattle.gov/dpd on Sept. 4 and Sept. 5 to learn if DPD is back to regular business operations.

[More]

Updated Tree Regulations Proposal and Public Open House

The Department of Planning and Development (DPD) has released a revised proposal to update regulations governing trees on private property, which is now available at www.seattle.gov/dpd/planning/trees. The intent of this update is to better implement the goals of the Urban Forest Management Plan by improving existing tree regulations and adding a number of new measures that would expand or improve development standards to better mitigate the impacts of development.

[More]

Artist Sought For Seattle Design Commission

SEATTLE -- Mayor Mike McGinn is looking for an artist to serve on the Seattle Design Commission. The artist would provide advice, as a member of the commission, on plans for new public projects such as fire stations, parks, and streetscapes, and on major projects that affect the whole city, such as the waterfront and light rail stations. The artist would also serve as the Design Commission’s liaison on the Public Art Advisory Committee

[More]

Design Excellence Awards Winners for 2010-2011 Announced by Seattle Design Commission

The Seattle Design Commission Chair Julie Bassuk today announced the winners of the Commission’s 2010-2011 Design Excellence Awards. The five winning projects were selected from the many public buildings, parks, open spaces, and vision plans completed in Seattle in the past two years. They were chosen because they promote the mission and exemplify the values of the Design Commission: inspired design, contextual integration, innovative sustainability, social inclusion, exemplary partnerships, effective investment, and impeccable execution. For the first time an “In the Works” award will be given to a project that hasn’t been constructed, but has had an exemplary design process and holds outstanding potential.

[More]