• Ballard Zoning Changes – Increased density with proposed development along NW 60th St. – What You Can Do

    by  • June 10, 2017

    A new unprecedented upzoning is proposed right in our neighborhood, along NW 60th street. Instead of a few townhouses, what is proposed are 14 row houses, five townhouses and an existing historic home moved to another part of the lot – so, a total of 20 units on 17,800 sq. ft. (3.5 lots). This is currently a lower density L-1 zoned street....

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    Improvements to Clubhouse! We are proud to have made significant improvements to our 1929 Clubhouse – New wood floor and sound panels are just the beginning…

    by  • June 2, 2017

    Have you attended the Motown Dances, Wine Tasting or Auction fundraisers in the last few years? These events have helped the SHCA fund much needed ongoing improvements and maintenance to our clubhouse. In the Fall of 2016, we installed a new oak floor upstairs. In 2015 we installed a new gas furnace (replacing a 50+...

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    Information on PNA Village, now extended to Ballard – Helping Community Members stay in their homes as they age

    by  • May 5, 2017

    It’s true, it takes a Village! Now expanded into Ballard, the Phinney Neighborhood Association (PNA)’s Village Program empowers people to remain in their homes and neighborhoods while staying active and engaged as they age. It offers three types of services:  1) Volunteers who assist with home/yard maintenance, shopping, transportation, etc.  2) Information & referrals, such...

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    Thank You to Ballard Historical Society for choosing Sunset Hill Community Association for their “Heart Bomb” this year!

    by  • February 15, 2017

    Ballard Historical Society chose the SHCA Clubhouse to “Heart Bomb” this year for the annual National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Heart Bomb Project!  A huge thank you to all of the BHS volunteers for coordinating this event and to Marguerite David for providing coffee and yummy treats for everyone early Valentines Day morning.     

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    SHCA Annual General Meeting – Follow up from Mike O’Brien’s office

    by  • December 21, 2016

    Thank you to all who attended our Annual General Meeting Wednesday. Ann Bieri was re-elected Secretary and Carol Beers was elected Treasurer to the SHCA Board.  We were pleased to have Councilmember Mike O’Brien join us and address questions from Ballard residents who attended. Many of the topics impacting our neighborhood were discussed, including the increasing homeless population...

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    SHCA Fall Program Schedule

    by  • October 11, 2013

    SHCA FALL PROGRAM SCHEDULE October 18 6:45 pm Kids Movie Night – “Nightmare Before Christmas” October 19 7-10 pm Motown Dance Party II All ages!! Buy tickets now: www.sunsethillcommunity.org , or at door November 1 6:00 pm “Ballard Writers Come Unglued” November 13 7 pm “Living Room Conversation” with Seattle Police Department— RSVP for...

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    Kids’ Movie Night Returns: Monthly showtimes, Friday evenings 6:45pm

    by  • August 19, 2013

    Friday evening dates for Kids Movie Night at SHCA, 6:45pm: $2 members/$5 non-members, popcorn and beverages provided! Sept. 20th, 2013 Oct. 18th, 2013 Nov. 15th, 2013    Jan. 24th, 2014   Feb. (date TBD),2014 March 21, 2014 April 18th, 2014 May 16th, 2014 Movie Night returns in Fall 2014 Movie titles coming soon….check back...

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    Sunset Hill Barber Gene George, RIP

    by  • May 8, 2013

    Gene George, proprietor of the Sunset Hill Barbershop, has died.  He will be missed by his patrons of the last three decades, and by all of his neighborhood dog pals and their people. Gene always had a ready joke, a stick of pupperoni for his four-legged friends, and a Halloween treat for the kids. ...

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