What: Sound Transit board meeting When: 1:30pm Thursday 1/26 Where: Union Station Sign up for public comment to tell the ST Board No to 4th & 5th and yes to the North alternative. We need to pack the board room and sign up for public comment. IN-PERSON COMMENT sign up at Union Station before the … Continue reading Sound Transit: Call to Action!
Join us Monday, Sept. 26, 5pm for a virtual teach-in to envision the future of our neighborhood. We will discuss how encampment sweeps punish our community by worsening our living conditions, and strategize how to move forward. If sweeps of our neighbors continue, what will the neighborhood lose? How is this connected to histories of … Continue reading CID: Safety Not Sweeps Teach-In!
The Sound Transit Board is meeting this Thursday, 7/28, to discuss a motion to “confirm or modify the preferred light rail route and station locations” for the West Seattle-Ballard Link Extension (WSBLE), which includes the proposed CID expansion. We need to keep the pressure on to make sure they move forward in a way that … Continue reading Join Us Thursday, 7/28, to Reject Sound Transit Displacement!
Make your voice heard and tell Sound Transit their destructive, disruptive proposed options for the CID expansion are unacceptable! The Sound Transit Board’s System Expansion Committee will be meeting this Thursday to discuss the West Seattle-Ballard Link Extension, including the proposed expansion through the heart of the CID. This committee’s recommendations will be passed on … Continue reading Tell Sound Transit: Don’t Displace the CID!
Thank you to everyone who joined us for What’s At Stake: a community listening session on Sound Transit’s proposed expansion in the CID. Your vision and expertise as members of the CID community is absolutely essential as we fight for the future of our neighborhood. We’ll have some more concrete next steps to share soon, … Continue reading REPORT BACK: What’s At Stake: A Community Response to Sound Transit Expansion
Join us on Sunday, May 29th from 3:30-5:30pm at the Wing Luke Museum to envision the future of the neighborhood. We will discuss the Sound Transit expansion that will displace our neighborhood. If Sound Transit continues with any of their proposals, what will the neighborhood lose? How is this connected to histories of "public" works … Continue reading What’s At Stake- A Community Response to Sound Transit
Chinatowns Across North America Call on Collective Grassroots Power, Not Increased Policing Coast to Coast Chinatowns Against Displacement (C2C) was formed in 2018 when working class settlements across Turtle Island–a landmass that is colonially known as the USA and Canada–were combating rapid gentrification and violent displacement. Since then, it has expanded into a coalition of … Continue reading Beyond #StopAsianHate
We Are Not Alone: Care and Solidarity Across Chinatowns On Sunday March 27, 10 am PST / 1 pm EST, join us to connect Chinatown struggles Coast to Coast. From New York to Seattle, from Vancouver to Montreal, @ccedla @chinatownartbrigade @redcanarysong @cwg_mtl + qt vancouver Chinatown collective @yarrowsociety and more will share stories about how … Continue reading Coast 2 Coast Chinatowns Against Displacement 2022 Virtual Convening
There are 5 expansion plans for the CID Link light rail station that would displace, disrupt, and demolish the center of our neighborhood. Sound Transit has two upcoming public meetings and is accepting comments until late April. Make sure your voice is heard! What’s going on? The CID could lose 5-19 businesses in the historic … Continue reading Defend the CID from Sound Transit expansion!