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VIDEO: City of Tukwila releases Video Voters’ Guide for 2017 General Election

VIDEO: City of Tukwila releases Video Voters’ Guide for 2017 General Election

With ballots for the general election coming in the mail this week, the City of Tukwila released its 2017 Video Voters’ Guide for local candidates. All candidates were invited to participate, but... [Read more]

Seattle Southside RTA closes Visitor Center at Westfield Southcenter

Seattle Southside RTA closes Visitor Center at Westfield Southcenter

The Seattle Southside RTA Visitor’s Center was first opened in Feb., 2014. The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA), the official destination marketing organization for the cities of... [Read more]

Congressman Adam Smith holding Town Hall Meeting in Tukwila Sat., July 29

Congressman Adam Smith holding Town Hall Meeting in Tukwila Sat., July 29

Congressman Adam Smith is hosting a Town Hall event where constituents can meet and interact with the Congressman and voice concerns on the issues before Congress. WHEN: Saturday, July 29, 2017 from... [Read more]

Doug King – President/CEO of Museum of Flight – is stepping down

Doug King – President/CEO of Museum of Flight – is stepping down

By Devin Otto Intern, Big Picture High School Doug King, president and CEO of the Museum of Flight in Tukwila, announced this week that he will be stepping down from his position. King became president... [Read more]

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg speaks at Mayors’ Luncheon

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg speaks at Mayors’ Luncheon

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its annual Mayors’ Luncheon at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac on Friday, June 9, and below are videos and photos from the event. On hand at this annual... [Read more]

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

By Ralph Nichols After years of visioning and planning, Tukwila Village at 14400 Tukwila International Boulevard – a community within the community – is taking shape. Construction of this mixed-use... [Read more]

City of Tukwila holding Public Safety Plan meeting this Saturday, March 18

City of Tukwila holding Public Safety Plan meeting this Saturday, March 18

The City of Tukwila will be holding an Open house about the new Public Safety Plan at Tukwila Fire Station 54 this Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. – Noon. “Residents of Tukwila recently approved... [Read more]

Andrea Reay named President/CEO of Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce

Andrea Reay named President/CEO of Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce

Experienced non-profit, business consultant and community organizer Andrea H. Reay will assume the position of President/CEO of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, it was announced Friday, Aug.... [Read more]

Say hello to the new ‘Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’

Say hello to the new ‘Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA) and the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce announced a partnership on Tuesday (April 26) with the intent “to better promote the regional... [Read more]

ELECTION: Tukwila School measures appear to be passing

ELECTION: Tukwila School measures appear to be passing

King County Elections initial results – as of 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9 – indicate that all three of the Tukwila School District ballot measures are on their way to passing. Results will be updated... [Read more]