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Old February 12th, 2011, 03:50 AM   #1
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Capitol Hill Development News and Photos

Pine & Summit Jan 2011
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Old February 12th, 2011, 05:14 AM   #2
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Good idea to start the thread! Can't think of another neighborhood with more happening in the next couple years.
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Old February 15th, 2011, 02:48 AM   #3
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I hope you're right. My dream Capitol Hill is like a west coast Village.

This was a good addition to the hill.
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Old February 15th, 2011, 05:59 PM   #4
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Agreed. I like this building a lot.
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Old February 16th, 2011, 10:51 AM   #5
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And one on north Broadway, taken from off Broadway.
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Old February 16th, 2011, 10:19 PM   #6
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Love the street wall effect. I wish Seattle didn't try to hard to make buildings look smaller in other cases.
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Old February 16th, 2011, 10:44 PM   #7
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Wow. That's so much more inviting than the old QFC parking lot. I wish there were more ground-level variation, but that may come in time as the people living their personalize their entrances.
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Old February 17th, 2011, 12:38 AM   #8
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Hard to believe that entire block was 1-level structures and a huge parking lot.
Anyone remember Taco Bell (drive-through?)?
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Old February 17th, 2011, 02:56 AM   #9
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Hard to believe that entire block was 1-level structures and a huge parking lot.
Anyone remember Taco Bell (drive-through?)?
I remember the Taco Bell stumble-through!
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Old February 17th, 2011, 03:09 AM   #10
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I remember Taco Bell too but I like this development better.
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Old February 17th, 2011, 06:46 PM   #11
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Hard to believe that entire block was 1-level structures and a huge parking lot.
Anyone remember Taco Bell (drive-through?)?
We stopped at Taco Bell for some Mexican eatin'
But Taco Bell was closed the girls was on my tip
They said go back the other way we'll stop and eat at Dick's
Dick's is the place were the cool hang out
-- Sir Mix-a-lot
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Old February 17th, 2011, 10:59 PM   #12
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And to keep it real...

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Old February 18th, 2011, 07:13 AM   #13
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Second public design meeting for 6-story Madison assisted living facility
http://www.capitolhillseattle.com/20...iving-facility
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Old February 18th, 2011, 09:43 AM   #14
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We stopped at Taco Bell for some Mexican eatin'
But Taco Bell was closed the girls was on my tip
They said go back the other way we'll stop and eat at Dick's
Dick's is the place were the cool hang out
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Old February 21st, 2011, 11:29 AM   #15
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More from Summit & Pine

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Old February 21st, 2011, 08:12 PM   #16
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I walked past it on Friday - there's a good size hole already.
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Old February 21st, 2011, 09:26 PM   #17
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^ Correct, they've been busy. I'm playing catch-up.

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Old February 22nd, 2011, 11:34 PM   #18
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Jewish Family Services 16th & Madison



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Following key approvals of permits by the city last week, East Madison is about to see the start of its third major active construction project. An important provider of social services throughout the region, Capitol Hill's Jewish Family Service this month start work on a $3.6 million project to build a 19,000 square foot expansion on the parking lot adjacent to their current offices at 1601 16th Ave...
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Old February 28th, 2011, 09:01 AM   #19
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Ambitious Sunset Electric apartment project on pace for summer start of construction at 11th/Pine

http://www.capitolhillseattle.com/20...e-construction

Artist's rendition of the southern 'living wall' of the Sunset Electric building (Image: Pryde + Johnson)
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Old March 1st, 2011, 08:45 AM   #20
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Ambitious Sunset Electric apartment project on pace for summer start of construction at 11th/Pine

http://www.capitolhillseattle.com/20...e-construction

Artist's rendition of the southern 'living wall' of the Sunset Electric building (Image: Pryde + Johnson)
Thanks for posting, this will be a great addition to this neighborhood. BTW, funny that they didn't disguise the sign for the Crypt in the rendering; keeping it real I guess!
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