Politics Section

Normandy Park crime generally down, arrests and service calls up

Normandy Park crime generally down, arrests and service calls up

by Jack Mayne Burglaries and assaults were down in Normandy Park last year over 2012, Police Chief Chris Gaddis told the City Council Tuesday night. Increases were logged for the number of calls for service,... [Read more]

City Council appoints Susan West as new Mayor of Normandy Park

City Council appoints Susan West as new Mayor of Normandy Park

The Normandy Park City Council appointed Susan West as Mayor for the 2014-2015 calendar years at their meeting Tuesday night (January 21). West was first elected in Nov., 2011, and her term expires December... [Read more]

ELECTION RESULTS: Early results show Bishoff, Waters & Munslow winning

ELECTION RESULTS: Early results show Bishoff, Waters & Munslow winning

The first round of results for Tuesday’s (Nov. 5) General Election have been released, and the early tallies for Normandy Park City Council shows leads by Mike Bishoff, Kathleen Waters and Tom Munslow: City... [Read more]

New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff sees the glass as ‘Half Full’

New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff sees the glass as ‘Half Full’

by Ralph Nichols New Normandy Park City Manager Glenn Akramoff walked onto a financial tightrope when he started his new job July 8. But, Akramoff told The B-Town Blog recently, Normandy Park’s financial... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Property Taxes funding Southwest Suburban Sewer District? Not true…

Property Taxes funding Southwest Suburban Sewer District? Not true…

Over the past couple of months, several Southwest Suburban Sewer District (SWSSD) customers have inquired about a statement they heard, or read about, from King County. During public community meetings... [Read more]

Normandy Park Mayor withdraws from City Council race

Normandy Park Mayor withdraws from City Council race

by Jack Mayne Mayor Clarke Brant has withdrawn from the race for reelection for City Council saying it is “really time to retire.” The sole candidate in the Position 2 race now is Mike Bishoff. Candidates... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Council to interview 5 City Manager candidates May 18

Normandy Park City Council to interview 5 City Manager candidates May 18

by Jack Mayne The Normandy Park City Council will interview five candidates for its vacant city manager’s job at city hall on Saturday, May 18 following a public candidates reception on Friday evening,... [Read more]

Dave Upthegrove announces candidacy for Julia Patterson’s Council seat

Dave Upthegrove announces candidacy for Julia Patterson’s Council seat

State Representative Dave Upthegrove on Tuesday (April 30) announced his campaign for King County Council Position #5, being vacated by Councilmember Julia Patterson, who is retiring this year. Born and... [Read more]

Want to run for Normandy Park City Council? Deadline to file is May 17

Want to run for Normandy Park City Council? Deadline to file is May 17

Normandy Park City Council Positions number 2, 4 and 6 will be on the Nov. 8 General Election ballot for election/reelection of the positions which will take effect January 1, 2014.  Complete candidate... [Read more]

Meet Candidates for new City Manager position at reception on Friday, April 26

Meet Candidates for new City Manager position at reception on Friday, April 26

The City of Normandy Park is inviting all citizens to come meet potential City Manager Candidates on Friday, April 26, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Normandy Park City Hall Council Chambers (801 SW 174th... [Read more]