Seattle City Light is building a new electrical substation in north downtown to help power Seattle through the 21st century. Stepherson & Associates conducted environmental scoping and is now leading the public involvement effort around the planning and design of this $200 million project.
Transportation is critical to a region's quality of life and economic vitality. S&A led the outreach and communications for a 9-year, $930 million transportation levy that will take care of the basics, build for the future and reshape the way people get around, today and tomorrow.
The First Hill Streetcar connects a number of diverse neighborhoods to the regional transit system, major employment areas, institutions of higher education and major sporting venues. Stepherson & Associates led the communications for this two-year, $134 million construction project.
The replacement of the seawall is critical to public safety and economic development, and it offers an opportunity to enhance the environment and reconnect people to the water. S&A is supporting community outreach and construction planning for this $300 million public infrastructure project.
The city of Kirkland had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: a border-to-border pedestrian, bicycle, and transit corridor, connecting people to places where they wanted to be. S&A Communications coordinated the public outreach as Kirkland developed a Master Plan to guide its development.
Seattle's parks are a public asset used by all. Overtime funding for parks has declined, reducing operations and increasing the maintenance backlog. S&A facilitated a series of citywide meetings to identify community priorities around a future ballot measure.