Monthly Archives: October 2007

“Green Seattle Day” this Saturday

Straight from the top of the emailbag to you…Join the Green Seattle Partnership for the Second Annual Green Seattle Day, Saturday, November 3rd from 10am to 2pm Seattle’s forested parklands need your help! Come out on November 3, 2007 and … Continue reading

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A different sort of green space

Word from my hometown… MONROE, WA : The Monroe Correctional Complex’s new IMU (Intensive Management Unit), which opens January 8th, is the first prison unit in the state to be certified as “green” by the U.S. Green Building Council. DOC … Continue reading

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High Point wins a global award, presentation to be made Monday Nov. 5th

I got a hint Thursday night at the HOA meeting that it was going to be announced in Las Vegas on Friday (last) that High Point was one of five projects this year to win the Urban Land Institute’s Global … Continue reading

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Cutie-pie Craftsman baby for sale in High Point

Too cute for words! I love looking at the homes on this street when walking my dog every day. I live just a couple of blocks away from this beautiful 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 1,680 sf 2006 Built Green & … Continue reading

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A home made of foam

I’ve not mentioned it before, but I am taking the first ever offered “Green Real Estate” class in Washington. It’s being held at North Seattle Community College. When I am done I will be a Certified Built Green Professional and … Continue reading

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Last chance for a Built Green home in High Point (until 2009)

We’re reaching the end of the new home inventory here in the wonderful new community of High Point in West Seattle. Phase II is still in the early stages of planning and not all of the developers have even been … Continue reading

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How to fight the tax assessor – and win

2008 tax valuations have been showing up in King County mailboxes. I haven’t received mine for our new townhome in High Point yet, but it is new construction so I suspect it will be right at the sales price. But … Continue reading

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Cradle to Grave

“Cradle to grave” means many things. Here it means green life gives way to green death. Six Feet Under, or SFU to its fans, was a groundbreaking drama on HBO for five award-winning seasons. I came to the show late … Continue reading

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Are you a pothead?

Got too many pots? Plan ahead for a trip to Woodinville on Saturday, October 13th. It is plastic garden pot recycling day at Molbak’s. ~ ONE DAY ONLY ~ Saturday, October 13th, 9am – 4pm Bring your empty plastic growing … Continue reading

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