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King County Metro conducting Normandy Park Needs Assessment Survey

King County Metro conducting Normandy Park Needs Assessment Survey

Metro Transit has partnered with the City of Normandy Park to improve mobility options for people traveling to, from, and around the area. They’re conducting an online survey, which will help them... [Read more]

LETTER: Former Normandy Park Mayor upset about losing Highline High façade

LETTER: Former Normandy Park Mayor upset about losing Highline High façade

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff. This Letter comes from the Correspondence... [Read more]

Port of Seattle Commission Candidate Forum will be Wed. at Highline College

Port of Seattle Commission Candidate Forum will be Wed. at Highline College

Community members in South King County can question Port of Seattle Commission candidates at a Candidate Forum this Wednesday, Sept. 13 at Highline College. Sponsored by the 33rd District Democrats, this... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools asks City of Normandy Park for school impact fees

Highline Public Schools asks City of Normandy Park for school impact fees

The City of Normandy Park has been asked by Highline Public Schools to adopt school impact fees that it regards as ensuring “that new growth and development pay its proportionate share of the costs... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>The Responsibility of Advocacy</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: The Responsibility of Advocacy

By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce As a parent, one of the most rewarding things I enjoy doing with my children is reading with them. Dr. Seuss was always a favorite... [Read more]

Congressman Adam Smith holding Town Hall Meeting in Tukwila Sat., July 29

Congressman Adam Smith holding Town Hall Meeting in Tukwila Sat., July 29

Congressman Adam Smith is hosting a Town Hall event where constituents can meet and interact with the Congressman and voice concerns on the issues before Congress. WHEN: Saturday, July 29, 2017 from... [Read more]

New, more restrictive rules for fireworks in effect for Normandy Park this year

New, more restrictive rules for fireworks in effect for Normandy Park this year

New, more restrictive rules for fireworks are in effect for Normandy Park this year, adopted by the City Council over a year ago: Fireworks may be discharged within the City of Normandy Park from 6 p.m.... [Read more]

LETTER: Street lights on 1st Ave South haven’t worked since April of 2016

LETTER: Street lights on 1st Ave South haven’t worked since April of 2016

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Normandy Park Blog nor its staff:] Well, it’s not quite news, but... [Read more]

Local Attorney Fred Mendoza awarded MLK Medal of Distinguished Service

Local Attorney Fred Mendoza awarded MLK Medal of Distinguished Service

Councilmember Dave Upthegrove (right), with Martin Luther King, Jr. Medal of Distinguished Service recipient Fred Mendoza. Fred Mendoza has never strayed far from the South King County communities he was... [Read more]

ELECTION: Former Councilmember McEvoy seeks return to council; others file

ELECTION: Former Councilmember McEvoy seeks return to council; others file

By Jack Mayne As Friday’s filing deadline passed, it was revealed that Sue-Ann Hohimer – appointed to the Normandy Park Council earlier in 2017 – is seeking a full term in Position 7. She replaced... [Read more]