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Normandy Park City Council accepts City Manager’s resignation Thursday

Normandy Park City Council accepts City Manager’s resignation Thursday

At a special meeting Thursday night (Dec. 18), the Normandy Park City Council accepted the resignation of City Manager Glenn Akramoff and approved a severance agreement. Mr. Akramoff’s resignation will... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Manager Akramoff suddenly resigns

Normandy Park City Manager Akramoff suddenly resigns

Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff – who has been in that position since July, 2013 – resigned suddenly Tuesday night, Dec. 16…

Proposed 6th grade move to middle school delayed by Highline School District

Proposed 6th grade move to middle school delayed by Highline School District

The Highline School District on Friday announced that the transition of 6th grade to middle school will be delayed at least one year. “Originally slated for fall 2015, the 6th grade move will occur... [Read more]

Normandy Park to hold emergency City Council meeting Wednesday night

Normandy Park to hold emergency City Council meeting Wednesday night

The Normandy Park City Council will hold an emergency meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the Normandy Park City Hall in order to consider two issues: The repair or replacement of the Recreation... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘It is our first amendment right to have the privilege to speak our mind’

LETTER: ‘It is our first amendment right to have the privilege to speak our mind’

[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:] FREEDOM OF SPEECH This country... [Read more]

ELECTION: School Bond reaches 58%, but district concedes that it will fail

ELECTION: School Bond reaches 58%, but district concedes that it will fail

King County Elections released the sixth round of results for Tuesday’s general election on Friday afternoon (Nov. 7), and the Highline School District Bond, while breaking the 58% barrier, will likely... [Read more]

Restoration of Beaconsfield Feeder Bluff to begin soon

Restoration of Beaconsfield Feeder Bluff to begin soon

The Beaconsfield Feeder Bluff, a 1,000-foot, 5.5-acre stretch of shoreline in Normandy Park, will be restored soon at a cost of $4.4 million dollars as part of a partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘A quality school district is key to bringing in new businesses and families…’

LETTER: ‘A quality school district is key to bringing in new businesses and families…’

[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:] I grew up in the Highline School... [Read more]

Gregerson, Burrage debate 33rd District race for state Legislature

Gregerson, Burrage debate 33rd District race for state Legislature

http://b-townblog.com/wp-content/images/CandidateForum093014.mp3 To listen to the audio from our Candidate Forum, click the “Play” button above. by Jack Mayne Photos by Michael... [Read more]

Have ‘Coffee with your Congressman’ Rep. Jim McDermott on Saturday, Oct. 11

Have ‘Coffee with your Congressman’ Rep. Jim McDermott on Saturday, Oct. 11

Have ‘Coffee with your Congressman’ Rep. Jim McDermott’s at Normandy Perk in Normandy Park on Saturday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Everyone is invited to this free, public event, where... [Read more]