A Response to Briefing Paper, Natural Areas Greenbelt Supplemental Use Guidelines

(Guest post from John Barber, a former Park Board member) To the Board: I am writing as Chair of the Leschi Parks and Greenspace Committee, and I am also a former Park Board member (6 Years).  I also wrote earlier … Continue reading A Response to Briefing Paper, Natural Areas Greenbelt Supplemental Use Guidelines

Petition Updates: Progress, Support, and Thanks!

It’s been a week since we launched our petition, Preserve Seattle Parks Natural Areas and Greenspaces, and we continue to gather signatures. We had a little speed bump, with Change.org going off line for a couple of days, but all seems … Continue reading Petition Updates: Progress, Support, and Thanks!

Seattle Needs to Protect Urban Natural Areas

Six Reasons You Should Sign Our Petition: Seattle Parks has drafted a new policy to open our Natural Areas and Greenspaces to unspecified “new uses”, including active sports installations like zipline courses, bike skills courses and more. We are trying … Continue reading Seattle Needs to Protect Urban Natural Areas

Preserve Seattle Parks Natural Areas and Greenspace

Information and background on the petition, Preserve Seattle Parks Natural Areas and Greenspaces. Please read over the information below, and let us know your thoughts. Interested organizations, we would love to hear from you! Recent posts from SNA about the petition: … Continue reading Preserve Seattle Parks Natural Areas and Greenspace