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Party in the Park Sunday June 23

From the Finn Hill Neighborhood Alliance: Dear Finn Hill neighbors and friends: This is just a reminder that we’re having a party on Sunday, June 24, from 3-4pm at the cul de sac of 89th Place on Goat Hill. We’re … Continue reading

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City Council Approves Purchase of 2 Parcels

At the City of Kirkland June 5, 2018 council meeting a motion to approve the purchase and sale agreement for the Richter parcels was made. There are three parcels in the middle of the park that are privately owned.  The … Continue reading

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4.1 Acres Added to Juanita Heights Park

Protecting open space from future development was the priority of City Council members when they voted at their February 6 meeting to purchase 4.1 acres of land for $620,000, to nearly double the size of Juanita Heights Park. The added … Continue reading

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Annual After Thanksgiving Planting Party

The rain held off! The youngest was three,  we planted 101 natives near the entrance way and in the park’s meadow.  27 volunteers chose to spend their Saturday morning planting Douglas Fir, Cedar, Hemlock, Elderberry, Indian Plum and many ground … Continue reading

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Annual after Thanksgiving Workparty Volunteer Saturday, November 25, 2017

Here we go again, planting 101 plants this fall into Juanita Heights Park.  Come join us in planting native trees, shrubs and ground cover in the park.  Every year we add 100 native plants to areas that were cleared of … Continue reading

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Kids Mulch the old A-Frame home area

Today under a brilliant sunny October sky students from the Environmental and Adventure School (EAS) returned to the park to work. Two years ago the city sold and removed the old A-Frame house situated near the NE 124th St park … Continue reading

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RootMetrics volunteers move a mountain of mulch

Thanks to Jeremy, the Green Kirkland Partnership Steward Coordinator for leading the RootMetrics volunteers today as they spread over 5 yards of mulch over 4,000 sq ft in the park.  This past Earth Day about 30 volunteers cleared away a … Continue reading

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