Livable Green Lake

– Greater Awareness of the Impact of Growth in the Green Lake Community –

Green Lake Mixed Use at 419 NE 71st St is a large, 130-unit complex currently under construction in the east Green Lake community. It first caught our attention because a project now under review at 417 NE 73rd St was required to look at its parking spillover as part of a cumulative parking analysis.1 We’ve …

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Seattle DCI has posted an update to the traffic study for the apartment project proposed for 417 NE 73rd St. One of the reasons for the update according to HEATH & ASSOCIATES, the engineering firm that did the study, is they had mistakenly sent a draft rather than the final version to Seattle DCI in …

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But didn’t. We’re referring to the study for Green Lake Mixed Use, 419 NE 71ST St. We wrote about the report that was done, noting that it was impossible, based on the information provided in that document, to determine how specific results had been derived. Despite this, Seattle Department of Construction & Inspections (Seattle DCI, …

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Study requested by Seattle DPD identified where parking is legal in the parking crunched east Green Lake community. In a correction notice dated January 4, 2016, Seattle DPD asked the developer for proposed project 417 NE 73rd St to conduct a study to measure on-street parking demand in the surrounding neighborhood: Please conduct an on-street …

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We think so. The project is Green Lake Mixed Use, 419 NE 71ST St, currently under development. 419 will have 130 residential units and 106 parking stalls (including 5 ADA). The numbers in question are from the project’s parking analysis, which can be found here on page 10. First, a little background on traffic studies …

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Traffic studies are required as part of the Master User Permit application for many building projects in Seattle. One of their primary purposes is to inform the public what the traffic and parking impact of development on the local community will be. Developers pay for these reports, which are prepared by third party engineering firms, …

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