What We Do

We promote a welcoming Beacon Hill

Black hand holding a Black Lives Matter sign in front of the US Capitol building.
BIPOC people in coats wearing mouth masks, standing outside, holding anti-Asian hate signs

Our board supports Black Lives Matter and Anti-Asian/Pacific Islander Hate issues.

Safety and Security: Chair Mark Solomon with Eric Stanford

We seek to promote and retain diversity

We address anti-displacement, equitable development, and unsheltered issues.

Esther Little Dove, African-American woman in a long black and white checked dress, holds a microphone and speaks at Don't Displace the South End meeting space.
Early 1900s black and white photo of Victorian style house with women from the Beacon Hill Garden Club standing in front.

We honor our history.

100 Significant People, Places, and Events on Beacon Hill Project: Amy Kaminishi, Mira Latoszek, and Maria Batayola with past board member Michelle Ishimitsu

We promote a healthy neighborhood

Picture of Delta jet landing from airport. Trees and mountains in background.

Environmental Justice Task Force - Co-Chairs Deirdre Curle and Maria Batayola with Lynda Wong (Beacon Hill Noise Team), Megan Slade (Climate Action Families), Maritza Laureano Ortega (El Centro De La Raza), and Elma Borbe.

 

Our Partners: Earthjustice, King County International Airport Community Coalition, Quiet Skies Puget Sound, Quiet Skies SE Seattle with 350 Seattle Aviation, 500+ Women Scientists, and Climate Reality WA State Coalition.

Seattle Dept of Transportation

Bike Trail Input Work Group

  • North Bike Trail -  Mira Latoszek, Michelle Ishimitsu, Monique Cherrier, Robert Getch and Steve.

  • Mid and South Bike Trail - Cliff Holland, Erik Stanford, Gerry Chambers, Maria Batayola, Michelle Ishimitsu, Mira Latoszek, Monique Cherrier and Robert Getch.

Picture of adult and child bicyclining on Beacon Avenue trail. Fall leaves on ground. Houses, trees and cars in distance.
Narrow trail through lush green forest

Tree Canopy Expansion and

Exceptional Trees Preservation

  • Plant Amnesty Exceptional Trees Inventory.

  • Need volunteer tree surveyors!

  • Tree ordinance advocacy in partnership with TreePac

  • Handled by full Board

COVID-19 outreach and resources  are provided on our social media.

vaccine and needle, blue background