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Boys and Girls Club of Bellevue withdraws recreation facility proposal

Boys and Girls Club of Bellevue withdraws recreation facility proposal

The proposal for an indoor recreation center has been withdrawn after communtiy opposition.

Boys and Girls Club of Bellevue withdraws recreation facility proposal
Bellevue’s Vision Zero project launches public traffic safety survey

Bellevue’s Vision Zero project launches public traffic safety survey

Bellevue has launched their survey to collect community feedback on the safety of city streets.

Bellevue’s Vision Zero project launches public traffic safety survey
Gerla is new city attorney

Gerla is new city attorney

Former city attorney Lori Riordan retired from the position in October 2018.

Gerla is new city attorney
Escape Outdoors owner recognized with All in for Autism Leadership Award

Escape Outdoors owner recognized with All in for Autism Leadership Award

Escape Outdoors co-founder Katherine De Stephano receives All in for Autism Leadership Award.

Escape Outdoors owner recognized with All in for Autism Leadership Award
City council approves comprehensive plan amendments

City council approves comprehensive plan amendments

Bellevue city council approved three comprehensive plan amendments at their Dec. 10 meeting.

City council approves comprehensive plan amendments
Eastside Legislators and Mayors disucuss priorities for 2019

Eastside Legislators and Mayors disucuss priorities for 2019

The East King County Chamber Coalition hosted a panel on housing and transportation on Jan. 8.

Eastside Legislators and Mayors disucuss priorities for 2019
Neighborhood Enhancement Program comes to BelRed and Downtown on Jan. 29

Neighborhood Enhancement Program comes to BelRed and Downtown on Jan. 29

Bellevue’s Neighborhood Enhancement Program will kickoff in the Downtown ad BelRed areas on Jan. 29.

Neighborhood Enhancement Program comes to BelRed and Downtown on Jan. 29
Small cell technology on light post. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent

Bellevue council discusses FCC order limiting local regulation on small cell technology

Bellevue council discusses FCC limitations of small cell technology regulations on Jan. 7.

Small cell technology on light post. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent
Congregations for the Homeless announce permanent shelter location

Congregations for the Homeless announce permanent shelter location

CFH have announced the final location of their permanent, year-round homeless shelter.

Congregations for the Homeless announce permanent shelter location
Bellevue Botanial Garden brings in 80,000 people for 24th annual Garden d’Lights

Bellevue Botanial Garden brings in 80,000 people for 24th annual Garden d’Lights

As the new year begins, the Bellevue Botanical Society wraps up its 24th annual Garden d’Lights season after bringing in more than 80,000 visitors. Garden… Continue reading

Bellevue Botanial Garden brings in 80,000 people for 24th annual Garden d’Lights
Kirkland-based Higher Leaf acquires Green Theory locations in Bellevue

Kirkland-based Higher Leaf acquires Green Theory locations in Bellevue

Recreational cannabis retailer Higher Leaf has announced the acquisition of Green Theory in Bellevue

Kirkland-based Higher Leaf acquires Green Theory locations in Bellevue
King County prosecutor charges woman after false assault allegation of Bellevue police chief

King County prosecutor charges woman after false assault allegation of Bellevue police chief

Prosecuters charged the woman who made false allegations against the Bellevue Police Chief

King County prosecutor charges woman after false assault allegation of Bellevue police chief
Bellevue Downtown Association hosts panel on homelessness in Bellevue

Bellevue Downtown Association hosts panel on homelessness in Bellevue

Five experts on homelessness in Bellevue discussed the issue at a panel on Dec. 11.

Bellevue Downtown Association hosts panel on homelessness in Bellevue
Bellevue installs new bike-safe bus platform on 108th Avenue NE

Bellevue installs new bike-safe bus platform on 108th Avenue NE

Bellevue’s newest bus platform is the latest project to improve the safety of bike lanes in the city.

Bellevue installs new bike-safe bus platform on 108th Avenue NE
Bellevue City Council approves 2019-2020 budget

Bellevue City Council approves 2019-2020 budget

The Bellevue City Council approved the 2019-2020 biennial budget at its meeting on Dec. 3.

Bellevue City Council approves 2019-2020 budget
Staff gets more time on affordable housing

Staff gets more time on affordable housing

Opportunity available for city staff to recommend changes.

Staff gets more time on affordable housing
City Council pursues lid park over I-405 as part of Grand Connection

City Council pursues lid park over I-405 as part of Grand Connection

Council directed staff to work on the prelimainray design for the Grand Connection I-405 crossing.

City Council pursues lid park over I-405 as part of Grand Connection
Applications for Master Naturalist Training Program open until Nov. 30

Applications for Master Naturalist Training Program open until Nov. 30

Bellevue is looking for more citizen volunteers to help join the effort to protect the environment.

Applications for Master Naturalist Training Program open until Nov. 30
King County considering speed reduction on Southeast 60th Street

King County considering speed reduction on Southeast 60th Street

Public comments and feedback accepted through Nov. 27.

King County considering speed reduction on Southeast 60th Street
Neighborhood Sidewalk Program ramps up project list

Neighborhood Sidewalk Program ramps up project list

Bellevue’s Neighborhood Sidewalk Program has 2019 projects lined up thanks to levy funding.

Neighborhood Sidewalk Program ramps up project list