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Port of Seattle Commission Candidate Forum will be Wed. at Highline College

Port of Seattle Commission Candidate Forum will be Wed. at Highline College

Community members in South King County can question Port of Seattle Commission candidates at a Candidate Forum this Wednesday, Sept. 13 at Highline College. Sponsored by the 33rd District Democrats, this... [Read more]

Congressman Adam Smith holding Town Hall Meeting in Tukwila Sat., July 29

Congressman Adam Smith holding Town Hall Meeting in Tukwila Sat., July 29

Congressman Adam Smith is hosting a Town Hall event where constituents can meet and interact with the Congressman and voice concerns on the issues before Congress. WHEN: Saturday, July 29, 2017 from... [Read more]

New, more restrictive rules for fireworks in effect for Normandy Park this year

New, more restrictive rules for fireworks in effect for Normandy Park this year

New, more restrictive rules for fireworks are in effect for Normandy Park this year, adopted by the City Council over a year ago: Fireworks may be discharged within the City of Normandy Park from 6 p.m.... [Read more]

City seeking applicants for Planning Commission; first review will be Mar. 24

City seeking applicants for Planning Commission; first review will be Mar. 24

Applications are being accepted for an appointment to position #5 on the City of Normandy Park’s Planning Commission. This vacancy is for an unexpired term scheduled to end March 31, 2018. A full... [Read more]

Airport meeting will be at Normandy Park City Hall on Wednesday, March 1

Airport meeting will be at Normandy Park City Hall on Wednesday, March 1

Normandy Park residents and business owners’ airport meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 1, at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers. The City of Normandy Park says it is engaged in study and... [Read more]

Sue-Ann Hohimer replaces John Rankin on Normandy Park City Council

Sue-Ann Hohimer replaces John Rankin on Normandy Park City Council

Ten Normandy Park residents submitted applications for the vacant position on the Normandy Park City Council, which was previously held by John Rankin, and Sue-Ann Hohimer (pictured, left) was selected. Two... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Council holding special meeting on airport issues March 1

Normandy Park City Council holding special meeting on airport issues March 1

The Normandy Park City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, March 1, “to hear resident and local business concerns about airport environmental and operational issues that affect people... [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]

Normandy Park taking applications for vacant City Council position

Normandy Park taking applications for vacant City Council position

By Jack Mayne There is a vacancy on the Normandy Park City Council because Councilmember John Rankin missed three consecutive meetings, the last one on Dec. 12. The Position 7 position has been declared... [Read more]

Dept. of Ecology approves Normandy Park’s updated Shoreline Master Program

Dept. of Ecology approves Normandy Park’s updated Shoreline Master Program

The Washington Department of Ecology announced Friday (Nov. 4) that it has approved Normandy Park’s updated Shoreline Master Program update, which establishes shoreline environment designations for... [Read more]