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CityStream is the Seattle Channel's weekly feature magazine show. Tune in and join our hosts as we venture to new and exciting spots in Seattle. We'll visit hidden parks, new restaurants and favorite haunts as we bring you in-depth coverage of the happenings in the Emerald City. Learn about unique organizations and the people making a difference in our town. Hear about up and coming programs and what you can do to join in.

Simply put, if you live in or near Seattle - if you care about Seattle - CityStream will help you connect to life in the city.

CityStream: Autism Awareness & Urgent Upgrade
CityStream: Autism Awareness & Urgent Upgrade

The UW Autism Center is renowned for its research and training. Recently, it shared its findings during a visit to some of China's prestigious universities. One study presented there will benefit families here. All agree, international borders are irrelevant when autism understanding increases anywhere in the world. Also, it's a push to preserve the region's history and to protect lives. Brick buildings are desired for their beauty and charm. But they're also vulnerable in earthquakes. Now, the city is urging property owners to upgrade. Plus, one company takes recycling up a notch - transforming plastic waste into wearables. Host Nicole Sanchez has these stories from the Ballard Avenue Landmark District.