Little Brook Neighborhood Greenway

Updated: August 31, 2023

What's Happening Now?

We are excited to announce that we are starting construction on the Little Brook Neighborhood Greenway on 32nd Ave NE, between NE 143rd  St and NE 135th St on Friday August 18, 2023!

There will be no parking signs along this street due to construction and staging. Please move your vehicles otherwise it will be towed. Construction is scheduled on:

  • August 18 to August 21
  • August 27 to September 8 (NO PARKING dates have been extended)
  • September 29 to October 1

Muy pronto habrán obras IMPORTANTES de pavimentación y mejoras de la calle

Es muy importante NO ESTACIONARSE en estas fechas

  • August 18 to August 21
  • August 27 to September 8 (NO PARKING dates have been extended)
  • September 29 to October 1

Si no lo mueve, una grúa remolcará su vehículo al corralón SIN EXCEPCIÓN.

We will be installing the entire Little Brook Neighborhood Greenway from NE 143rd to NE 135th rather than building it in phases. Please continue to scroll down to see our revised project map, graphics of the new pedestrian walkway, and what to expect during construction. 

Aurora Greenways

Image above: Neighborhood Greenway Project on Aurora and Linden. Source: SDOT

Little Brook Neighborhood Greenway Context Map

Project Map

Little Brook Greenway Project Area


Pedestrian walk way

Walk Way

Walk Way

Walk Way


Walk Way

What to expect during construction

Bridge segment being offloaded

Typical construction hours are weekdays, 7 AM to 5 PM, with occasional weekend and night work. Other expected construction effects may include:

  • Temporary driveway impacts
  • Noise and vibration
  • Dust and debris
  • Construction staging and parking impacts near the work sites
  • Parking impacts
  • Crosswalk and sidewalk closures, and detours for people walking and biking
  • Roadway closures and detours for vehicle traffic
  • Changes in construction schedule due to unforeseen circumstances (i.e., weather, soil conditions, etc.)

Project Overview

The Little Brook neighborhood, in the Lake City community, is a populated and diverse neighborhood. The Little Brook Neighborhood Greenway will provide a safer connection for people walking and biking to nearby amenities. The planned neighborhood greenway connects residents to local schools, parks, and businesses as well as the citywide transportation network. The new neighborhood greenway will connect affordable, active transportation options for people of all ages and abilities.

What's a Neighborhood Greenway?

Neighborhood greenways are safer, calmer residential streets for you, your family, and neighbors. We make people walking and biking the priority.

Neighborhood greenways can include:

  • Pedestrian walkway
  • 20 mph speed limit signs
  • speed humps to calm traffic
  • stop signs for side streets crossing the neighborhood greenway
  • signs and pavement markings to help people find their way 
  • easier crossings of busy streets with crosswalks, flashing beacons, or traffic signals

Image of Greenway Elements


We have completed the installation of a street mural on the intersection of NE 140th St and 32nd Ave NE St. The street mural was designed by Seattle artist, Romel Belleza (Ilocano, Tlingit & Dishchii Bikoh N’Dee) and was installed in partnership with the Seattle Department of Transportation and Lake City Collective to honor Native culture and welcome people to the Little Brook neighborhood. To learn more about the mural click here and to get more updates on the Little Brook Healthy Street click here.



Design: Spring 2022

Construction: Summer 2023

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Little Brook Neighborhood Greenway Contact

Community Engagement
Phone:(206) 735-8295


Greg Spotts, Director
Address: 700 5th Ave, Suite 3800, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 34996, Seattle, WA, 98124-4996
Phone: (206) 684-7623

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