Katie Metzger

Northshore Utility District board votes no 2019 rate increase

This year, Seattle Public Utilities has increased the district’s water rates by 0.7 percent and King County increased rates for sewer treatment by 2.5 percent.

 

Bothell councilmembers meet with state lawmakers

Bothell councilmembers meet with state lawmakers

The delegation met with several legislators who represent Bothell and other regions of the state.

 

1st district legislators talk budget, transportation, housing

1st district legislators talk budget, transportation, housing

Health topics, including vaccines, vaping and long term care, also discussed at Bothell forum.

 

DelBene visits highways, trails on infrastructure tour

DelBene visits highways, trails on infrastructure tour

Congresswoman highlights 405-522/527 in Bothell, and other projects in need of federal funding.

DelBene visits highways, trails on infrastructure tour
Guy Palumbo                                Sen. Guy Palumbo, D-Maltby

Palumbo sponsors bill seeking to protect endangered fish, rivers from toxic suction dredge mining

Washington does not have regulations for recreational miners who use motorized equipment in search of gold.

Guy Palumbo                                Sen. Guy Palumbo, D-Maltby
Kenmore, Kirkland and Metro launch new community van program

Kenmore, Kirkland and Metro launch new community van program

The service offers a customizable alternative to public transportation.

Kenmore, Kirkland and Metro launch new community van program
Kenmore resident is 2019 humanities speaker

Kenmore resident is 2019 humanities speaker

Carlos Gil will speak about immigration, specifically the Mexican American experience.

Kenmore resident is 2019 humanities speaker
Bothell’s female leaders celebrate International Women’s Day

Bothell’s female leaders celebrate International Women’s Day

Bothell has many women on its executive team and City Council.

Bothell’s female leaders celebrate International Women’s Day
Women in law enforcement take the lead

Women in law enforcement take the lead

King County’s female police chiefs outline their career paths.

Women in law enforcement take the lead
Pollet introduces two education bills

Pollet introduces two education bills

Rep’s legislation addresses lead in school water and special education funding.

Pollet introduces two education bills
Bothell Fire Department welcomes new truck with time-honored tradition

Bothell Fire Department welcomes new truck with time-honored tradition

Community members attended a ‘push-in’ ceremony on Feb. 23.

Bothell Fire Department welcomes new truck with time-honored tradition
Bothell wants in on region’s affordable housing plans

Bothell wants in on region’s affordable housing plans

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

Bothell wants in on region’s affordable housing plans
Snow delays 228th Avenue construction project in Bothell

Snow delays 228th Avenue construction project in Bothell

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

Snow delays 228th Avenue construction project in Bothell
Kenmore council discusses regional issues with King County’s Dembowski

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.

Kenmore council discusses regional issues with King County’s Dembowski
PopUp Storywalk blends books and nature in Northshore

PopUp Storywalk blends books and nature in Northshore

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

PopUp Storywalk blends books and nature in Northshore
Kenmore bridge project impacted by federal government shutdown

Kenmore bridge project impacted by federal government shutdown

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

Kenmore bridge project impacted by federal government shutdown
Bothell presents ‘state of the city’

Bothell presents ‘state of the city’

Goals for 2019 include fiscal and environmental sustainability.

Bothell presents ‘state of the city’
Bothell sends 1st District legislators off to Olympia

Bothell sends 1st District legislators off to Olympia

The long session started Jan. 14.

Bothell sends 1st District legislators off to Olympia
46th district legislators listen to Kenmore residents’ concerns

46th district legislators listen to Kenmore residents’ concerns

Issues range from tobacco to transportation to climate change.

46th district legislators listen to Kenmore residents’ concerns
Bothell police escort legislators to their cars after Town Hall

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 police escort legislators to their cars after Town Hall