WEEKLY WALK AROUND THE NEWS

Posted by Zoe Harris and Drew DeVitis   Local   The Seattle Department of Transportation now has Mini Grants available for Safe Routes to School programming. Applications are due by April 30th and schools, public and private, PTAs, and other school-related nonprofit groups are eligible to apply for up to $1,000.   The University of Washington is … read more

WEEKLY WALK AROUND THE NEWS

Posted by Zoe Harris and Drew DeVitis   Local   Sound Transit is seeking input from the public for pictograms needed for new Link light rail stations.   Feet First hosted our first Walkable Washington Symposium, which highlighted innovative policies, strategies and programs across Washington that work to create walkable communities.   Seattle is conducting a national … read more

Walkable Washington: Tacoma 13 Corridor

The Walkable Washington program grew out of the Feet First Cities Program. It showcases exceptional pedestrian-oriented improvements, community groups and outreach programs; maintains a statewide network for key contacts and stakeholders including an annual symposium; and provides assistance with Safe Routes to School, walking audits and other educational activities and programs.   The first Walkable Washington Symposium will … read more

Walkable Washington: Longview Downtown Streetscape Project

The Walkable Washington program grew out of the Feet First Cities Program. It showcases exceptional pedestrian-oriented improvements, community groups and outreach programs; maintains a statewide network for key contacts and stakeholders including an annual symposium; and provides assistance with Safe Routes to School, walking audits and other educational activities and programs.   The first Walkable Washington Symposium will … read more

Walkable Washington: Redmond Central Connector

The Walkable Washington program grew out of the Feet First Cities Program. It showcases exceptional pedestrian-oriented improvements, community groups and outreach programs; maintains a statewide network for key contacts and stakeholders including an annual symposium; and provides assistance with Safe Routes to School, walking audits and other educational activities and programs.   The first Walkable Washington Symposium will … read more

Walkable Washington: Issaquah Mobility Action Plan

The Walkable Washington program grew out of the Feet First Cities Program. It showcases exceptional pedestrian-oriented improvements, community groups and outreach programs; maintains a statewide network for key contacts and stakeholders including an annual symposium; and provides assistance with Safe Routes to School, walking audits and other educational activities and programs.   The first Walkable Washington Symposium will … read more

Walkable Washington: Linden Avenue

The Walkable Washington program grew out of the Feet First Cities Program. It showcases exceptional pedestrian-oriented improvements, community groups and outreach programs; maintains a statewide network for key contacts and stakeholders including an annual symposium; and provides assistance with Safe Routes to School, walking audits and other educational activities and programs.   The first Walkable Washington Symposium will … read more

Walkable Washington: Pybus Market and Associated Street Improvements

The Walkable Washington program grew out of the Feet First Cities Program. It showcases exceptional pedestrian-oriented improvements, community groups and outreach programs; maintains a statewide network for key contacts and stakeholders including an annual symposium; and provides assistance with Safe Routes to School, walking audits and other educational activities and programs.   The first Walkable Washington Symposium will … read more

Walkable Washington: Renton Avenue South Construction

The Walkable Washington program grew out of the Feet First Cities Program. It showcases exceptional pedestrian-oriented improvements, community groups and outreach programs; maintains a statewide network for key contacts and stakeholders including an annual symposium; and provides assistance with Safe Routes to School, walking audits and other educational activities and programs.   The first Walkable Washington Symposium will … read more

Story from the Sole: Jane Stevens and the Wednesday Walkers

List of hikes for WW - to use

By Zoe Harris   Wednesdays were always the “high spot of the week,” explains Mrs. Stevens; “they certainly were, ” adds her sister Mrs. Campbell. The sisters have such an affection for Wednesdays because weekly, for nearly fifty years, a group of women calling themselves the Wednesday Walkers have convened for a day hike in the Pacific … read more