An idea, a few neighbors, and a plan — sometimes that's all it takes. This page links to activities, groups, and projects already underway in the neighborhood.
Brainstorm, discuss, sign up & show up!
- Hitt's Hill Park work parties, first Saturday of the month, April-October.
Drop in anytime from 10:00-1:00.
- Night Out block parties, 2008
- neighborhood brunches, first Sunday of every month
- Spring Clean, 2008
- block watch
- C-City Runners, a local running club for Columbia City residents and their friends.
- Columbia City Community Council
- Friends of Hitt's Hill Park
- Healthy and Active Rainier Valley Coalition,
- promoting culturally appropriate physical activity and nutrition
- Hillman City Neighborhood Alliance
- La Leche League of South Seattle,
- peer-to-peer breastfeeding information and support
- Rainier Valley Rotary Club meets at Kallaloo, weekly -Tues. 7:30 a.m.
- South Seattle Crime Prevention Council
- Sustainable South Seattle
initiatives & projects
- Columbia City / Hillman City Gateway Project
- Economic Bootstrapping Conference, set for April 18, 2009, at Rainier Community Center
- Friends of Columbia School
- graffiti removal
- C-City De-fence Project
- Seward Park Playground Improvement Foundation (SPPIF)
- Sustainable Urban Neighborhoods Initiative