• Resident Action Council elects officers for 2017-18
    August 1, 2017, Comments Off

    The Resident Action Council (RAC) held elections for its 2017-18 officers on Wednesday, June 14. Pictured, left to right: President Lois Gruber (Lake City House), Vice President Anitra Freeman (International […]

  • SHA invites public comment on proposed policy changes
    August 1, 2017, Comments Off

    By Seattle Housing Authority In conjunction with its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program, the Seattle Housing Authority (SHA) is preparing to participate in a Creating Moves to Opportunity (CMTO) pilot. […]

  • Bits & bytes
    August 1, 2017, Comments Off

    By Ben Wong SHA resident There’s been much talk of late on the subject of fake news. What is it? Why should we care? According to the online source, Wikipedia, […]

  • SHA launches new website
    July 10, 2017, Comments Off

      Seattlehousing.org has a fresh new look. The site has a new design with lots of photos, improved navigation, resident stories and best of all, it works on your phone or […]

  • Get ready for this year’s Night Out on August 1
    July 10, 2017, Comments Off

    By Seattle Neighborhood Group It’s almost that time of year! National “Night Out” Against Crime is a crime prevention event that happens annually on the first Tuesday in August: this […]

  • Houston, far left, greets a visitor as Rue, center, looks on. Juveniles are called kids, and  females are referred to as does or nannies. Males are called bucks or billies. These rescue goats have devoured unwanted weeds located at Seattle’s Navigation Center, which opens soon. Known for their calming demeanor, goats were used as companions for high-strung racehorses. Stableboys who stole goats before races did so to upset their competitors, causing them to lose. The phrase, “I’m going to get your goat,” thus refers to angering or annoying one’s rival.
    The kids are alright
    July 6, 2017, Comments Off

    By Nancy Gardner The  Voice editor The City of Seattle’s new Navigation Center for the homeless, opening this summer, got some landscaping assistance from 55 rescue goats in early June. […]