Science Section

Joint Comments on SAMP from Normandy Park, 3 other cities submitted

Joint Comments on SAMP from Normandy Park, 3 other cities submitted

On Friday, Sept. 28, a joint letter was submitted to the Port of Seattle on behalf of four cities – Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park and SeaTac – as official comment for the Sustainable Airport Master... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to Survey Salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks this fall

Volunteers needed to Survey Salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks this fall

Volunteers are needed to help monitor how salmon are doing in our local streams, between October through December, to observe spawning salmon and collect data on dead salmon. A Community Salmon Investigation... [Read more]

King Conservation District holding two FREE upcoming workshop events

King Conservation District holding two FREE upcoming workshop events

The King Conservation District will be holding two FREE upcoming events relevant to Burien: Where the Water Begins WHO: Landowners living on the marine shoreline WHEN: Saturday, July 14, 9:00 AM –... [Read more]

Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day Event is this weekend at Marvista Park

Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day Event is this weekend at Marvista Park

The Highline Amateur Radio Club HARC is holding its annual ARRL sponsored Field Day in Marvista Park this Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24. This is a FREE Event – learn how to “Get On The... [Read more]

Oil sheen discovered in Arrow Lake; City of Normandy Park takes blame

Oil sheen discovered in Arrow Lake; City of Normandy Park takes blame

An oil sheen was discovered on Arrow Lake in Normandy Park on Thursday, June 7, and after some investigation the source of the spill was found to have come from the city. A person with property on the... [Read more]

Burien’s Quiet Skies Coalition vows to continue fight against airplane noise

Burien’s Quiet Skies Coalition vows to continue fight against airplane noise

From our sister site The B-Town (Burien) Blog: Residents spoke out against increased airplane noise and pollution over Burien. Story, Photos & Video by Scott Schaefer A crowd of around 120 concerned... [Read more]

Seed Swap & Gardening Workshop will be Thursday, March 29

Seed Swap & Gardening Workshop will be Thursday, March 29

A neighborhood Seed Swap and Gardening Workshop will be held at the Normandy Park Recreation Center on Thursday, March 29, from 5-6:30 pm. Please bring seeds you would like to swap or veggie starts that... [Read more]

Power outage hits over 1,550 in Normandy Park Saturday morning

Power outage hits over 1,550 in Normandy Park Saturday morning

A power outage hit the Normandy Park area Saturday morning, Feb. 17 at 10:24 a.m., affecting over 1,550 customers, Puget Sound Energy is reporting. Cause of the outage is still under investigation, and... [Read more]

Community Salmon Investigation results are in! Come learn March 7 or 14

Community Salmon Investigation results are in! Come learn March 7 or 14

Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) for Highline results are in, and they’ll be presented at two community meetings – on Wednesday, March 7 and Wednesday, March 14. All are invited to come to... [Read more]

City Manager on low impact storm water devices on Normandy Road

City Manager on low impact storm water devices on Normandy Road

From City Manager Mark Hoppen: Some reasonable people think that the new storm water vessels on Normandy Road are too deep and dangerous. These storm water devices were designed to handle all current and... [Read more]