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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]

Lawyer tells Quiet Skies that FAA ‘failed to comply’ with environmental rules

Lawyer tells Quiet Skies that FAA ‘failed to comply’ with environmental rules

Lawyer John Parness points to a map showing how many turboprop airplanes turned west over Burien on June 26, 2016. By Jack Mayne The Federal Aviation Administration “failed to comply” with environmental... [Read more]

Recycling Event will be Saturday, Oct. 8 at John Knox Presbyterian Church

Recycling Event will be Saturday, Oct. 8 at John Knox Presbyterian Church

A Normandy Park & Burien Recycling Collection Event will be held this Saturday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church. In addition, there will also be a Rain Barrel, Compost,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser CHI Franciscan offering two walk-in flu shot clinics Oct. 1 & Oct. 8

Advertiser CHI Franciscan offering two walk-in flu shot clinics Oct. 1 & Oct. 8

Advertiser CHI Franciscan Health is offering two walk-in flu clinics on Saturday, Oct. 1 & Saturday, Oct. 8: CHI Franciscan Health is here to help protect you from the flu Visit a walk-in clinic Oct.... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Thank you Normandy Park for saving energy, one LED light bulb at a time!’

LETTER: ‘Thank you Normandy Park for saving energy, one LED light bulb at a time!’

[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:] Puget Sound Energy would like to... [Read more]

Commuters prepare yourselves – Alaskan Way Viaduct closure starts this Friday

Commuters prepare yourselves – Alaskan Way Viaduct closure starts this Friday

Drivers and transit users, pay heed: there are just a few days to get ready for a closure of the State Route 99 Alaskan Way Viaduct through downtown Seattle, as it is set to close this Friday, April 29. Starting... [Read more]

Recycling Collection Event will be April 30 at John Knox Presbyterian Church

Recycling Collection Event will be April 30 at John Knox Presbyterian Church

A Recycling Collection Event is set for Saturday, April 30, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church, located at 109 SW Normandy Road. At this event, residents can dispose of all... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Trilliums plentiful in Normandy Park’s Walker Preserve

PHOTOS: Trilliums plentiful in Normandy Park’s Walker Preserve

Trilliums were plentiful on WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walkers’ trek through Walker Preserve in Normandy Park Wednesday morning (March 16), as photographed by resident Elston Hill (click... [Read more]