Tag: OED News
Today Mayor Ed Murray joined neighborhood business district leaders and local business owners at in Seattle’s Ballard business district to announce a $2 million investment in 18 neighborhood business districts as part of the Only in Seattle Initiative. “This investment in neighborhood business districts is critical to our city,” said Mayor Ed [More]
Posted: April 1st, 2014 under Bottom Line, Only in Seattle.
Tags: business, economic development, Mayor Ed Murray, OED, OED News, office of economic development, Only in Seattle, small business
A new website highlighting the Othello neighborhood has been launched by Seattle's Office of Economic Development. On Board Othello is focused specifically on fostering strong and vibrant commercial growth in the Othello/Graham MLK corridor. Current organizations involved include: Artspace, HomeSight, MLK Business Association, Othello Park Alliance (OPA), Othello Station Community Advisory [More]
Posted: March 21st, 2014 under Bottom Line, Only in Seattle.
Tags: Bottom Line Blog, business, economic development, OED News, office of economic development, othello, small business, Southeast Seattle
A series of meetings will be hosted by the Office of Economic Development and Impact Capital to introduce new neighborhood business districts to the Only In Seattle Initiative and to update existing districts on the changes in 2014. The 2014 Request for Applications (RFA) will be released on October 1, 2013. Part of this series also includes two sessions that [More]
Posted: September 19th, 2013 under Only in Seattle.
Tags: community, economic development, OED News, office of economic development, Only in Seattle
SEATTLE MET'S TOP 25 RESTAURANTS THAT CAPTURE THE SOUL OF SEATTLE SEATTLE MET Seattle is a city whose story can be told through its restaurants. From their banquettes to their timber ceilings, their fresh-daily oysters to their inspired microseasonal innovations, these 25 restaurants etch a portrait of Pacific Northwest values, passions, [More]
Posted: December 14th, 2012 under Uncategorized.
Tags: Daily Digest, OED News, OED3
On Sunday, Stockbox, the grocery store in a re-purposed storage container, ended its trial run of what two local business-school grads hope will be an answer to the national problem of "food deserts." [More]
Posted: November 9th, 2011 under Bottom Line.
Tags: business rentention and expanion services, global economy, OED News, office of economic development, request for qualifications, Stockbox
University of Washington says its annual economic impact is $9.1 billion; Mayor Mike McGinn proposes letting bars stay open later, or all night; and Washington ranked 15th top state for business by CNBC. [More]
Posted: July 14th, 2010 under Bottom Line.
Tags: business, Daily Digest, OED News, Seattle Nightlife Initiative, University of Washington
"Job Sector Survey" now open to collect measurable data from King County employers; King County home-lot sales on pace to more than double; and a look at what's coming up for business. [More]
Posted: July 12th, 2010 under Bottom Line.
Tags: Daily Digest, economic reports, King County property, OED News, survey
A local approach to solving problems with foreign aid; The Comet, on Capitol Hill, stars as Grassroots movie shoot continues; and Why higher postal rates are good for the economy, businesses, consumers, and environment.
Posted: July 7th, 2010 under Bottom Line.
Tags: Daily Digest, foreign aid, global development, Grassroots, OED News, postal rates
NOAA botched decision to move Seattle fleet to Oregon, audit finds; NDC partners with the City of Seattle and Seattle Steam on a $32 million investment; and Get ready for fireworks in Seattle and Bellevue. [More]
Posted: July 1st, 2010 under Bottom Line.
Tags: Daily Digest, Fireworks, National Development Council, New Market Tax Credits, NOAA, OED News
Seattle to host two NCAA Division I National Championships; The Ave: It rises, falls, rises again; and Seattle LGBT Commission launches needs assessment survey for community.
Posted: June 28th, 2010 under Bottom Line.
Tags: Daily Digest, LGBT Commission, NCAA, OED News, University District