A city code requiring sidewalks (infill) for new construction or substantial remodels (50% improvement to existing building value) of a structure anywhere in the city was addressed by Public Works Director Greg Clark and Engineer Mike Michal. The team presented their ideas on how to… Read More +
The Thurston County Accountability and Restitution Center (ARC) may open by summer. The facility was completed in 2010, but need for staffing changes and budget shortfalls prevented the county from opening the ARC. Sheriff Snaza and the commission have been working through a Read More +
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Two state senators say it's time to scrap the stalled Seattle tunnel project and bury Bertha, the broken-down $80 million state-of-the-art drilling machine, so the transportation department can find alternatives to fix or replace the viaduct that carries traffic along the city's waterfront.
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik announced today the club signed veteran outfielders Endy Chavez and Franklin Gutierrez to minor league contracts with invitations to Major League Spring Training.
The U.S. Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, a proposal raising concerns from animal advocates who say that more sonar-emitting buoys would harm whales and other creatures that live in the water. The Navy wants to deploy up to 720 sonobuoys READ MORE
The 4.5 mile Whiskey Bend Road is currently closed after the first mile due to a slide and extensive road damage. Motorists may access the Glines Canyon parking area, with access to the east abutment overlook, but vehicle access is closed beyond that. Heavy rains and high winds earlier this month READ MORE