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Participate in the Finn Hill Neighborhood Plan

At the previous neighborhood planning meetings there was a volunteer sign up sheet for whose who wished to  remain engaged in the Finn Hill neighborhood plan’s development.  If you were not at the meetings and did not sign up as a volunteer but would like to participate there is a meeting this Thursday, May...

Climate Action Meeting: Join Kirkland Citizens’ Climate Lobby on May 22

The Kirkland Chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby has been very active in April and May. Members of our group met with Representative DelBene to discuss our proposal for a revenue neutral carbon fee and dividend. We are pleased to report that she is in favor of taking action on climate but she is...

Big Recycling Event in Kirkland

Do you have items that you need to get rid of, but can’t recycle through weekly recycling service? A big recycling event is scheduled for May 14th at Lake Washington High School, and they’re accepting a variety of items including refrigerators, toilets, propane tanks, and batteries. Location:...

627 Acres of Parkland Surrounds Finn Hill

Today, our parks are more critical than ever. They are an example of a shifting baseline also known as a sliding baseline. This is a type of change to how an eco system is measured, usually against previous reference points.  Our parks connect us with the natural world and inspire us to be better stewards...

King County Conservation Trust Grant CommitteeTour

On a sunny Tuesday, April 26, 2016, the King County Conservation Trust Grant Committee toured the Juanita Heights park and trail proposed expansion area. The area is on Goat Hill. FHNA has partnered with the City of Kirkland in applying for a 2016 Conservation Trust 135K grant toward purchasing forested...

GiveBIG website is working — and awaits donations to FHNA through May 4

Dear Finn Hill neighbors and friends, The Seattle Foundation’s giveBIG website is back in operation and the deadline for contributions has been extended until midnight, Wednesday, May 4. You can go online and make a donation to the Finn Hill Neighborhood Alliance tonight or tomorrow. Thanks to all who...

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