Katie Metzger

Bothell wants in on region’s affordable housing plans

The mayor asked Challenge Seattle and Microsoft to think of Bothell as an opportunity site.

 

Snow delays 228th Avenue construction project in Bothell

Work began on Jan. 31, but construction was delayed due to inclement weather and conditions.

 

Kenmore council discusses regional issues with King County’s Dembowski

Aquatic centers and affordable housing were among the topics of the meeting with the King County Councilmember.

 

PopUp Storywalk blends books and nature in Northshore

The program combines the joy of reading with the beauty of the great outdoors.

Kenmore bridge project impacted by federal government shutdown

City is working with WSDOT on a construction window for the bridge.

Bothell presents ‘state of the city’

Goals for 2019 include fiscal and environmental sustainability.

Bothell sends 1st District legislators off to Olympia

The long session started Jan. 14.

46th district legislators listen to Kenmore residents’ concerns

Issues range from tobacco to transportation to climate change.

Bothell police escort legislators to their cars after Town Hall

An audience comment was perceived as a potential threat, though no crime occurred, police said.

Bothell expresses concerns with Bus Rapid Transit plans

City doesn’t like Sound Transit’s interim solution for SR 522/I-405 connection.

State auditor offers suggestions for Bothell’s financial policies

Procurement and impact fees were called out in audit reports from 2017.

A compassionate response to homelessness

NUHSA hosts three-part series on the issue and its impact on communities.

Bothell buys time to preserve Shelton View Forest

Citizens encouraged the council to renew its commitment to preserving green space in the city.

Bothell City Hall. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Bothell council unanimously passes city budget

City faces financial challenges in meeting demand for, and cost of, services with current revenues.

Bothell City Hall. Katie Metzger/staff photo

New hotel breaks ground in Kenmore’s Saint Edward Park

The old seminary building in the park will be preserved and turned into a lodge, opening in 2020.

Bothell, Kenmore communities celebrate holiday season

Both cities had tree lighting ceremonies during the first weekend of December.

New art exhibit open at Bothell City Hall Gallery

Photographs by Eric Demattos will be on display from November to January.

Kenmore City Council adopts budget, with 3 percent property tax increase

The city is using banked capacity to fund programs and keep up with inflation.

Area legislators to focus on housing policy, funding in 2019 session

Sen. Guy Palumbo of the 1st Legislative District said there’s momentum on the issue in Olympia.

Construction on Northeast 188th Street to begin this spring

New sidewalks and bike lanes will connect Bothell High School to downtown.