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South County Area Transportation Board recommends siting of 2nd regional airport

South County Area Transportation Board recommends siting of 2nd regional airport

By Scott Schaefer Founder/Publisher/Editor The South (King) County Area Transportation Board (SCATBd) on Tuesday (Jan. 15) released a ‘Legislative Request for Support’ that recommends siting... [Read more]

VIDEO: City Administrator David Cline gives Economic Forecast for Tukwila

VIDEO: City Administrator David Cline gives Economic Forecast for Tukwila

On Friday, Jan. 12, 2019, City Administrator David Cline delivered an Economic Forecast for the City of Tukwila at the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. He also showed a new video that demonstrates... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber has concerns about Inslee’s proposed new budget

Seattle Southside Chamber has concerns about Inslee’s proposed new budget

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee recently proposed a new, two-year budget that calls for $3.7 billion in new and higher taxes, and also includes a 9 percent capital gains tax, which would take Washington from... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Education IS Economic Development</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Education IS Economic Development

Education IS Economic Development By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce When I first started working in and with community organizations focused on economic development... [Read more]

VIDEO: Recognize this toy thief? Tukwila Police seeking public’s help

VIDEO: Recognize this toy thief? Tukwila Police seeking public’s help

The Tukwila Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying the toy thief seen in the surveillance video below: ID ME – Bah Humbug Edition! We have two robbery suspects that we would... [Read more]

Tukwila Police arrest prolific 23-year old purse snatcher suspect

Tukwila Police arrest prolific 23-year old purse snatcher suspect

The Tukwila Police Department is reporting that on Friday afternoon, Oct. 19, 2018, detectives culminated a months-long investigation into a series of purse and wallet thefts at Costco with the arrest... [Read more]

Tukwila Police are proposing Red Light Cameras & want public’s feedback

Tukwila Police are proposing Red Light Cameras & want public’s feedback

The Tukwila Police Department announced Wednesday, Oct. 17 that it is proposing Red-Light Cameras, and they want feedback from the community. The cameras are being proposed for three intersections: Boeing... [Read more]

After intense pursuit, Tukwila Police apprehend felony suspect

After intense pursuit, Tukwila Police apprehend felony suspect

Just before Noon on Tuesday, Oct. 16, Tukwila Police say that an adult male from Lynnwood with multiple felony warrants was observed by a patrol officer attempting to ram his girlfriend’s vehicle... [Read more]

Fire burns abandoned barn/house in Tukwila early Sunday morning

Fire burns abandoned barn/house in Tukwila early Sunday morning

Early Sunday morning (Oct. 7), a fire burned an abandoned barn or house – firefighters were not sure – in the 14300 block of Military Road South in Tukwila (map below). Firefighters were also unsure... [Read more]

UPDATE: Suspect wanted for Aug. 13 kidnapping arrested in Tukwila

UPDATE: Suspect wanted for Aug. 13 kidnapping arrested in Tukwila

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that the suspect wanted in an attempted kidnapping/sexual assault case was identified through DNA as Kevin J. Perkins. A $500,000 warrant for Kidnapping... [Read more]