Neighbor Volunteers Survey Ballard as Part of Grant

Ballard residents and volunteers might see volunteers in safety vests photographing buildings during the month of February. What are these volunteers doing? They are part of the Mapping Historic Ballard project, part of a grant funded by the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods. They are simply...

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Street Survey in progress

We had 41 volunteers trained by Sunday January 24th and look forward to training more on Wednesday, January 27th. The training included a powerpoint, background on Ballard history, a map of the sectors in the survey and hands-on training on the app. Volunteers are already...

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Meet Our Architectural History Expert

Readers, please meet Connie Walker Gray, Senior Architectural Historian at Confluence Environmental Company. Ballard Historical Society has retained Connie for an ambitious survey project, Mapping Historic Ballard. Connie is an experienced architectural historian who has conducted numerous resource surveys and inventories, and her skills will help...

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Profile: Meet our GIS Pro

Readers, allow us to introduce you to Matt Stevenson, the resource chosen by the Mapping Historic Ballard project and Ballard Historical Society to collect and display information about the buildings the project will profile. BHS is glad to be one of many non-profit organizations to benefit...

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MHB Training Dates – RSVP now

Thank you again for volunteering to be part of very cool project, Mapping Historic Ballard. We've added volunteers since the kick-off. No worries, we all start our training together. Please join us for one of the scheduled training sessions! You only need to attend one (they will...

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