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Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg announces he’ll be seeking re-election in 2019

Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg announces he’ll be seeking re-election in 2019

On Saturday, Jan. 5, Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg announced that he will be running for re-election in 2019. Ekberg was elected Tukwila’s 20th mayor in Nov., 2015. Previously he served on the Tukwila... [Read more]

Northbound I-5 in Tukwila will be reduced to two lanes in early January

Northbound I-5 in Tukwila will be reduced to two lanes in early January

Drivers who travel on northbound I-5 near Tukwila should allow additional time for their trips the weekend of Jan. 5-6, when the freeway will reduce to two lanes for an expansion joint replacement project. To... [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]

Welcome to ‘Weekends Only,’ Tukwila’s Newest Antique & Oddity establishment

Welcome to ‘Weekends Only,’ Tukwila’s Newest Antique & Oddity establishment

Welcome to ‘Weekends Only,’ Tukwila’s newest Antique & Oddity establishment – OPEN NOW! This is the newest place to find undiscovered treasures at incredible prices, and just like... [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]

Mayor’s statement on ‘Small Business’ Saturday

Mayor’s statement on ‘Small Business’ Saturday

It is ‘Small Business’ Saturday, where we should bring attention and our dollars to local businesses. I feel it is important to shop local. Shopping a local Tukwila business means a portion of the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos is FRIDAY at the Burien Community Center

REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos is FRIDAY at the Burien Community Center

REMINDER: Burien’s fantástico, annual Day of the Dead Celebration – Dia de los Muertos – will be held this FRIDAY, Nov 2, 2018, from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Burien Community Center. “Ven... [Read more]

Use SR 518? WSDOT wants to hear from you!

Use SR 518? WSDOT wants to hear from you!

State Route 518 is more than just a highway. As the main route to one of the busiest airports in the country, it connects Western Washington to the world. Locally, it’s a key pipeline for commuters and... [Read more]

South King County Candidate Forum will be TONIGHT in Kent

South King County Candidate Forum will be TONIGHT in Kent

Come meet your candidates, hear their stances on issues and voice yours too at APACEvotes’ FIRST EVER South King County Candidate Forum, being held TONIGHT – Friday, Oct. 26, from 5:30 – 8 p.m.! This... [Read more]