articles from May 2011

Southcenter Access Project

May 12th, 2011

Major Road Construction Around Southcenter Branch

If you live or work close to our Southcenter Branch, then you know about the Southcenter Access Project. If you don’t already know, the Southcenter Access Project is a major reconstruction of Southcenter Parkway between Westfield Southcenter Mall and I-5. The work affects two major intersections along Southcenter Parkway as well as the adjacent off-ramps… (keep reading)


May 11th, 2011

Rainier Avenue Branch Open House

On Thursday, May 19th, our Rainier Avenue Branch will be hosting an open house for local businesses from 6:45pm to 8:15pm. Join SMCU staff for an evening of networking and conversations about how to continue to make the Rainier Valley a great place to live and work.


May 4th, 2011

2011 Volunteer Election Results

Between February 14 and March 11, Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union members participated in the 78th Annual Volunteer Elections. Being able to elect their Board representatives without respect to the volume of deposits or loans they hold in the credit union is an important difference between cooperatives of all types, including credit unions, and traditional for-profit… (keep reading)


May 3rd, 2011

CUs Partner to Clean Up The Arboretum

To celebrate Earth Day 2011, staff and members from SMCU partnered with the same from Verity Credit Union to help clean up the Washington Park Arboretum. Directed by the Student Conservation Association, volunteers spent the day eradicating invasive species that can threaten the health of the Arboretum ecosystem, as well as a host of other… (keep reading)