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ASTHMA, AIR, NOISE

HEALTH CONCERNS IN BEACON HILL

Our December 2, 2017 meeting, the Community Action Plan was shared with 8 action areas to educate our community, build capacity, change air routes/give Beacon Hill noise relief, measure air and noise pollution, get noise mitigation funding, plant more trees, promote alternative transportation and reduce noise from other sources.  The attendees brainstormed specific action items for each area.

We will be meeting every other month on the 3rd Saturday from 2 to 4 pm at Centilia Cultural Center (1660 S Roberto Maestas Festival Street Seattle 98144)

The next meeting is January 20.  We are going to 1) go over the adopted 2018 work plan, 2) work on the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) Petition, and 3) talk about grants for Beacon Hill air and noise pollution and health projects.

Please RSVP for food count & child care support.

Save future meeting dates: March 17, May 19, July 21 and September 15.  October will be used to close out the El Centro de la Raza EPA grant in October.

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El Centro & EPA Collaborative Problem-Solving CA 01J27101

2016
Oct 01

El Centro Receives EPA Grant

EPA awards $120,000 Collaboration Problem Solving Grant to El Centro de la Raza.  Please see project description.

2017
May 16

Community Education and Engagement

The Project conducted 24 community meetings in Chinese, English, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese and met with 467 people who live, work, play and/or pray in Beacon Hill to learn about air and noise pollution in Beacon Hill and find out what do we want to do as Beacon Hill..Read More

Jun 01
Oct 01
Nov 01
Dec 01

Launch Community Action Plan

Forty community and agency partners gathered at Centilia Cultural Center to brainstorm specific ideas to implement for the 8 areas in the Community Action Plan namely: 1) community education, 2) build organizing capacity, 3) change air routes to “give Beacon Hill noise relief”, 4) measure air and noise in Beacon..Read More

Dec 16

Inventory of Relevant Data and Studies

Project Co-Coordinator for Technical/Data Inventory, Dr. Roseanne Lorenzana reviewed and compiled information and data related to air and noise pollution health impacts related to Beacon Hill. The information was organized by Project Co-Coordinator for Implementation Maria Batayola for presentation to the community.

2018
Jan 09
Community Meetings
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Community Meetings

24 Community Meetings, reached 467 people in Chinese, English, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese from May to June 2017

Community Plans Specific Actions
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Community Plans Specific Actions

Community Plans Specific Actions To Take on December 2, 2017

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