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Volunteers needed for Community Salmon Investigation, which starts Oct. 5

Volunteers needed for Community Salmon Investigation, which starts Oct. 5

Volunteers are needed for the annual ‘Community Salmon Investigation for Highline’ starts Thursday, Oct. 5: The salmon are on their way and it’s time to begin thinking about the annual Miller/Walker... [Read more]

Recycling Event coming to John Knox Presbyterian Church on Saturday, Oct. 7

Recycling Event coming to John Knox Presbyterian Church on Saturday, Oct. 7

A Recycling Event is coming to John Knox Presbyterian Church in Normandy Park on Saturday, Oct. 7. WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE: John Knox Presbyterian Church, 109 SW Normandy Road... [Read more]

Walker Preserve ‘Owl Prowl’ will be Friday, Aug. 11

Walker Preserve ‘Owl Prowl’ will be Friday, Aug. 11

The Normandy Park Parks Commission is accepting reservations for a free “Owl Prowl” nature walk in Walker Preserve on Friday, Aug. 11, from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Join the adventure with naturalist... [Read more]

Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day will be June 24-25 at Marvista Park

Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day will be June 24-25 at Marvista Park

Members of the Highline Amateur Radio Club will be setting up a radio communications center at Marvista Park the weekend June 24-25 to communicate with other hams participating from around the world. Antennas... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Normandy Park Work Party this Sunday, April 30

Volunteers needed for Normandy Park Work Party this Sunday, April 30

Volunteers are needed to get outside and join neighbors to beautify Walker Creek and the Normandy Park Swim Club this coming Sunday, April 30. Join your Miller-Walker Basin Steward and members of the Normandy... [Read more]

Normandy Park Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29 at John Knox

Normandy Park Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29 at John Knox

Normandy Park’s annual recycling collection event is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church. Various household items can be recycled during... [Read more]

Quiet Skies Puget Sound to hold Community Forum April 26 at Mt. Rainier

Quiet Skies Puget Sound to hold Community Forum April 26 at Mt. Rainier

The Des Moines Chapter of the National Quiet Skies Coalition will hold a Community Forum on Wednesday,  April 26, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. at Mt. Rainier High School. This free and open meeting will discuss new... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Community Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29

SAVE THE DATE: Community Recycling Event will be Saturday, April 29

Normandy Park’s annual recycling collection event is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church. Various household items can be recycled during... [Read more]

Arborist suffers life-threatening injuries in bizarre accident at Marine View Park

Arborist suffers life-threatening injuries in bizarre accident at Marine View Park

The City’s contract arborist had a bizarre and life-threatening accident recently at Marine View Park, while working to take down a large madrone tree. The City said that the accident happened after... [Read more]

Marine View Park will be closed Feb 1 & 2 to remove storm-damaged trees

Marine View Park will be closed Feb 1 & 2 to remove storm-damaged trees

The City announced that Marine View Park will be closed on Feb. 1 and 2 to remove an 80-foot Madrone and a 45foot Maple that were both severely damaged from extreme winter weather. Marine View Park is... [Read more]