South Lake Union affordable housing building Anchor Flats breaks ground

Seattle needs affordable housing. If there’s one neighborhood you might not expect to find any, it’s the tech hub of South Lake Union. However, ground was broken on a new low-income housing building on Dexter Avenue that challenges that notion.


Eastlake Community Council Newsletter Oct 2016

The Eastlake Community Council alerts you to the following neighborhood events and involvement opportunities. 

 ECC forum on parking issues in Eastlake; and kickoff for the Eastlake parking survey — Tues., Oct. 18 at Pocock Rowing Center, 7-9 p.m.  Join your neighbors at this public forum to discuss Eastlake’s worsening parking situation; and please volunteer ( […] & Local Artist Portray South Lake Union Dog Owners

No neighborhood says Seattle 2.0 like SLU. Once little-known and overlooked, it’s now home to Amazon—and all the growth that comes with it. The beating heart of Seattle’s tech culture has everything an urban dog dweller could want, except maybe fast WiFi (weird, but true!) SLU dogs aren’t complaining; they’ve got the latest gear […]

South Lake Union gets a half-dozen brand-new restaurants

The lobster roll at South Lake Union’s brand-new Bar Harbor looks very, very good. (Courtesy Bar Harbor)

SLU gets a slew of fresh drinking and dining options …


Big Google campus in South Lake Union approved

Googlers can expect to move into the new buildings in 2019 after crews begin work on the project in the early part of next year.


Bike sabotage in Westlake? Dozens of cyclists report flats from tacks in new lane

Cyclists are blowing tubes along the Westlake Avenue North Cycle Track. Bike-shop owners say the culprit is small, black tacks. They wonder if someone deliberately sprinkled the tacks there.

Virginia Mason Opens Walk-In Clinic in South Lake Union

SEATTLE –  To help meet the health care needs of the swiftly growing Seattle population, Virginia Mason has opened a walk-in clinic serving the South Lake Union area.

The Virginia Mason South Lake Union Walk-In Clinic is at 910 Lenora St., Suite 152, in the Denny Triangle area of downtown Seattle. It is across from […]

Lake Union Boats Afloat Show September 14-18

Lake Union Boats Afloat Show Drops Anchor Sept.14

2016 show features 200+ boats, sailing lessons, docking classes, sail and power boat rides and kid-friendly activities


SEATTLE  – Buoy oh buoy! The 38th annual Boats Afloat Show gets underway on Wednesday, Sept. 14 and is THE place to find the watercraft of […]

Eastlake Community Council Sept 2016 Newsletter

The Eastlake Community Council alerts you to the following neighborhood events and involvement opportunities. 


Public hearing on the Mayor’s proposals for Seattle’s Comprehensive Plan—Thurs., Sept. 15   2 p.m. at City Hall, 601 Fifth Avenue.  The City Council is holding an up to 90-minute public hearing on the Mayor’s proposals, which could be ruinous […]

Eastlake Bar and Grill

  2947 Eastlake Avenue E Phone:(206) 957-7777 Mon-Friday 11:00 am–1:00 am Sat–Sunday 9:00 am–1:00 am Happy Hour 3:00 pm–6:00 pm &10:00 pm–close Rating:*** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair Eastlake Bar &Grill claims higher standards than the typical American bar and grill. Upon entry guests walk into a warmly […]