Historic neighborhoods close to downtown Seattle are facing unprecedented growth and change. Yesler Community Collaborative is convening and supporting local organizations to preserve neighborhood character and culture, and bring about an equitable future for all.
We bring together partners in the education, housing, environment, health care, business, arts, government and philanthropic sectors to support equitable and sustainable community development at Yesler Terrace and in surrounding neighborhoods. We foster connections and expand resources to amplify and the work taking place.
Our Core Partners are the Seattle Housing Authority and Seattle University, both of which are focused on redevelopment efforts at Yesler Terrace and the Yesler neighborhood. We also work with community partners in the surrounding neighborhoods. Our collective work is generously supported by local and national financial partners.
On September 29 Seattle Housing Authority celebrated the opening of its third new low-income housing building at Yesler Terrace. The seven-story building with adjacent townhomes features 111 apartments in a mix of one-, two-, there- and four-bedroom units. The new...