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Three paving projects will start rolling in south King County in July

Three paving projects will start rolling in south King County in July

The Washington State Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday (June 30) that three state highways in south King County are about to undergo “much-needed work to repair and preserve the roadways,”... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Manager calls for voluntary restriction of fireworks

Normandy Park City Manager calls for voluntary restriction of fireworks

Normandy Park City Manager Mark Hoppen is asking residents to voluntarily restrict their use of fireworks, due to potential fire dangers during the extreme dry weather. “In the last few days, numerous... [Read more]

Are Fireworks legal in Normandy Park? Here’s the City’s Fireworks Code

Are Fireworks legal in Normandy Park? Here’s the City’s Fireworks Code

The City of Normandy Park Fireworks Code is as follows: Fireworks may be discharged only during the times below: June 28th between noon and 11pm June 29th through July 3rd between 9am and 11pm July 4th... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: Weekend heatwave & possible thunderstorm outbreak

WEATHER GEEK: Weekend heatwave & possible thunderstorm outbreak

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Hey folks! Summer is certainly here and you have two weather possibilities for... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police, Port of Seattle Bomb Squad respond to report of grenade

Normandy Park Police, Port of Seattle Bomb Squad respond to report of grenade

On Monday (June 1) at approximately 1:40 p.m., Normandy Park Police were called to check on an old grenade (pictured above) that was found in a residence in the 200 block of SW 208th (map below). Police... [Read more]

Recycling Event & Rain/Worm/Compost Barrel Sale will be this Saturday, May 16

Recycling Event & Rain/Worm/Compost Barrel Sale will be this Saturday, May 16

A Recycling Collection Event will be held this Saturday, May 16 at the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Center, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Residents can bring…see details here (PDF file): Tires... [Read more]

Volunteers needed at Ivy Pull – ‘HELP RIP IT OUT!’ – this Saturday, May 2

Volunteers needed at Ivy Pull – ‘HELP RIP IT OUT!’ – this Saturday, May 2

Volunteers are needed to help pull ivy out at Marine View Park this Saturday, May 2, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.  What to Bring: Your friends & relatives Gloves Pruners WHEN:... [Read more]

Power outage affects over 1800 in Normandy Park/Burien area Wednesday

Power outage affects over 1800 in Normandy Park/Burien area Wednesday

Around 12:18 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1, a power outage hit the Burien/Normandy Park area served by Puget Sound Energy, affecting over 1800 customers. Cause of the outage is under investigation, and restoration... [Read more]

Power outages affecting 2122 in Normandy Park Wednesday afternoon

Power outages affecting 2122 in Normandy Park Wednesday afternoon

Puget Sound Energy is reporting that two power outages are affecting 2122 customers in Normandy Park Wednesday afternoon, March 18. PSE’s map shows that the larger outage is near the intersection... [Read more]

Normandy Park utility pole replacement begins next week

Normandy Park utility pole replacement begins next week

by Jack Mayne Potelco, a contracting firm working with Puget Sound Energy, the power utility for Normandy Park, says it has identified several areas in the city where utility poles need to be replaced... [Read more]