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New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff sees the glass as ‘Half Full’

New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff sees the glass as ‘Half Full’

by Ralph Nichols New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff walked onto a financial tightrope when he started his new job July 8. But, Akramoff told The B-Town Blog recently, Normandy Park’s financial... [Read more]

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

The power is on, the cutterhead is hooked up and two miles of Seattle soil await the teeth of ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, which you can “meet” in person... [Read more]

After two years, Hanbleceya will be leaving Normandy Park by July 12

After two years, Hanbleceya will be leaving Normandy Park by July 12

Kerry Paulson of Hanbleceya. by Jack Mayne Kerry Paulson, managing partner of adult care home Hanbleceya says July 12 will be the organization’s last day in Normandy Park. Hanbleceya bills itself as... [Read more]

Cove to Clover ‘Fittest City Award’ given to Normandy Park for 2013 race

Cove to Clover ‘Fittest City Award’ given to Normandy Park for 2013 race

Organizers of the Cove to Clover fundraiser, which was held April 28, announced that their ‘Fittest City Award’ was given to the City of Normandy Park Tuesday night…

Sponsored Post Property Taxes funding Southwest Suburban Sewer District? Not true…

Property Taxes funding Southwest Suburban Sewer District? Not true…

Over the past couple of months, several Southwest Suburban Sewer District (SWSSD) customers have inquired about a statement they heard, or read about, from King County. During public community meetings... [Read more]

City of Normandy Park wins 2013 ‘Smart Communities’ Award

City of Normandy Park wins 2013 ‘Smart Communities’ Award

Governor Jay Inslee on Tuesday (June 11) announced winners of the 2013 Smart Communities Awards, which included the City of Normandy Park for its Manhattan Village Subarea Plan. Now in its eighth year,... [Read more]

City Council votes to approve Glenn Akramoff as new City Manager

City Council votes to approve Glenn Akramoff as new City Manager

Tuesday night (May 28) the Normandy Park City Council voted to approve the Compensation Offer for new City Manager Glenn Akramoff. Akramoff, who served as Public Works Director for the City of Covington... [Read more]

Normandy Park Mayor withdraws from City Council race

Normandy Park Mayor withdraws from City Council race

by Jack Mayne Mayor Clarke Brant has withdrawn from the race for reelection for City Council saying it is “really time to retire.” The sole candidate in the Position 2 race now is Mike Bishoff. Candidates... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Southwest Suburban Sewer District holds successful Blood Drive

Southwest Suburban Sewer District holds successful Blood Drive

New Advertiser Southwest Suburban Sewer District wants our Readers to know that staff and commissioners recently partnered with the Puget Sound Blood Center for a successful local blood donation drive. Staff... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Council to interview 5 City Manager candidates May 18

Normandy Park City Council to interview 5 City Manager candidates May 18

by Jack Mayne The Normandy Park City Council will interview five candidates for its vacant city manager’s job at city hall on Saturday, May 18 following a public candidates reception on Friday evening,... [Read more]