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Deadline for South King County Small Grant Applications extended

Deadline for South King County Small Grant Applications extended

The deadline for a small grant application for minor capital improvements or programs to encourage bicycling, walking, or transit use in South King County has been extended to Jan. 31, 2017.  Eligible... [Read more]

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

[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:] Dear Editor, Our fundraising drive... [Read more]

Districts resent proposed Normandy Park utility tax

Districts resent proposed Normandy Park utility tax

by Jack Mayne Matt Everett, general manager of Highline Water District, told the Normandy Park City Council last week that his and other water and sewer districts oppose a proposal by Jean to invoke a... [Read more]

Normandy Park faces budget crisis because ‘rules have changed’

Normandy Park faces budget crisis because ‘rules have changed’

by Jack Mayne Because “the rules have changed,” some “modest income increases” and staffing cuts are being proposed by Normandy Park Interim City Manager Bob Jean. Because the city is suffering... [Read more]

‘Disincorporation is Not An Option’ for Normandy Park, According to City

‘Disincorporation is Not An Option’ for Normandy Park, According to City

“Disincorporation is not an option under consideration by the City Council or City management as reported recently by media sources.” So reads an announcement released Thursday (July 12) by... [Read more]

‘It’s Quite a Crisis’ – The City of Normandy Park is Rapidly Going Broke

‘It’s Quite a Crisis’ – The City of Normandy Park is Rapidly Going Broke

"A structural problem" – Normandy Park City Manager Doug Schulze. by Ralph Nichols Normandy Park, one of King County’s smallest suburban cities, is rapidly going broke. City Manager Doug... [Read more]

City Of Normandy Park Seeking Donations To Replace Police Motorcycle

City Of Normandy Park Seeking Donations To Replace Police Motorcycle

On Friday (July 15), the City of Normandy Park announced that they are seeking $6,000 in donations to help fund the replacement costs for a new police motorcycle – projected to cost $30,000…

Normandy Park Police Warn Residents About Credit Card Scam

Normandy Park Police Warn Residents About Credit Card Scam

Normandy Park’s Police Department is reporting about a recent credit card scam, where fake cards are being sent out to residents in the mail, marked from “USAA Federal Savings Bank” and... [Read more]

“Dollars For Scholars” Offering 10 Scholarships; Deadline Is April 21st

“Dollars For Scholars” Offering 10 Scholarships; Deadline Is April 21st

“Dollars for Scholars” is a scholarship program that provides thousands of dollars in funds each year to students who live or go to school in Des Moines or Normandy Park. This year they are... [Read more]

Donate Online To Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund

Donate Online To Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund

Every 4th of July, it seems that everyone and their little brother-in-law treks on over to the cozy little ‘hood of Three Tree Point. And every 4th, the neighbors of said ‘hood pitch in to... [Read more]