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Posted on: May 22, 2018

SE Lake Dorothy Road to Change to a Seasonal One-Way Road Beginning Late Spring

Dorothy-Doorhanger-d7_Page_2.jpg Beginning late spring, SE Lake Dorothy Road will become a one-way road for traffic traveling east. This configuration is expected to last until mid-November. This traffic revision will affect residents who live in the SE Lake Dorothy Road – SE...Read on...
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Travel Impacts for I-90

The following is forwarded on behalf of Washington State Department of Transportation:

I-90 Construction Schedule Below are the construction impacts drivers may experience across I-90 from May 21 – May 25. We will be closing for rock blasting...Read on...
Posted on: May 16, 2018

City of North Bend Breaks Ground on New City Hall Site; Construction to Begin in June

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The City of North Bend broke ground at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16th to mark the start of construction for the new City Hall. The building will be will be located adjacent to the City’s Public Works shop at 1155 East North Bend Way, North Ben...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2018

City Seeking Applicants for Vacancy on Business & Economic Development Commission

The City of North Bend is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the Business & Economic Development Commission for Position No. 2, term expiring December 31, 2019. The Business & Economic Development Commission consists of five (5) members and...Read on... Application Packet
Posted on: May 14, 2018

Power Outage Planned for Saturday, May 25 Near Cedar Landing Development Project

Puget Sound Energy (PSE) has rescheduled a previously planned power outage that will impact electric service for residences near the new Cedar Landing subdivision being built by Quadrant. The outage will take place on Saturday, May 25th between 8 a.m. and...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2018

Interstate 90 Construction Will Not Impact Memorial Weekend

Washington State Department of Transportation has begun a two-year summer project on Interstate 90 between Issaquah and Snoqualmie Pass that will cause traffic delays, especially during high traffic times. However, WSDOT says Memorial Day weekend will not...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2018

Construction Near Tannerwood and Wood River Neighborhoods to Begin May 14th

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Construction is about to begin on the next phase of a subdivision project (plat) located near Tannerwood and Wood River neighborhoods. The plat is being built by Toll Brothers and Murray Franklyn (Riverside at Tannerwood, LLC). It has been re-named from t...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2018

Ground Breaking for New City Hall Planned for May 16th

The public is invited to join City Officials and staff as they gather to celebrate the ground breaking for the new City Hall at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. City Hall will be built upon a parcel of property adjacent to the City’s Publ...Read on...
Posted on: May 10, 2018

Main Avenue Construction Set to Begin in Late June; Additional Parking in the Plans

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The City of North Bend will be overlaying Main Avenue starting in late June or early July. Construction will include spot reconstruction, grinding, overlay, and addition of new angled parking along the east side of Main Avenue from West 2nd Street to West...Read on...

Posted on: May 10, 2018

Plan for Traffic Congestion This Summer During Pavement Construction on Interstate 90

Washington State Department of Transportation has begun a two-year summer project on Interstate 90 between Issaquah and North Bend to repair cracked and damaged concrete. Commuters should plan for delays, especially during high-traffic times.

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

Pavement Construction on Interstate 90 Between Issaquah and North Bend to Begin on May 7

Much-needed repairs to cracked and damaged concrete on Interstate 90 between Issaquah and North Bend will begin on Monday, May 7. Washington State Department of Transportation contractor crews from Acme Concrete Paving Inc. will begin the two-year summer ...Read on...

WSDOT I-90 Lane Closure Information
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Power Outage Planned for Saturday, May 5 Near Cedar Landing Development Project

Power Outage Affected Area Map.jpg Puget Sound Energy (PSE) is planning a power outage that will impact electric service for residences near the new Cedar Landing subdivision being built by Quadrant. The outage will take place on Saturday, May 5th between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. PSE electric c...Read on...
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Construction on Orchard Place Apartments to Begin Next Week

Construction will begin next week along SE Orchard Drive for the Orchard Place Apartments development project. This project will consist of the construction of seven buildings containing 41 apartments units. The binding site plan process is comprised of...Read on...
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Water Main Break Repairs on Merritt Avenue N.E. Scheduled for Next Wednesday

The City of North Bend will repair a water main break on Merritt Avenue N.E. next Wednesday, May 2. Water will be temporarily shut off for repairs from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 12:30 p.m. The outage will affect around 150 residences in the Silver Cree...Read on...
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Mayor Hearing Delivers State of the City Address During Chamber Luncheon

Mayor Ken Hearing delivered his annual State of the City Address to a packed room at the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber luncheon held on Wednesday, April 25th at the Club at Snoqualmie Ridge. During his speech, Mayor Hearing focused on a review of accomplish...Read on...
Posted on: April 26, 2018

King County to Begin Paving Work on Mount Si Road Starting Monday

King County Department of Transportation is planning pavement replacement on SE Mount Si Road beginning Monday, April 30. The construction will be from just east of Mount Si Bridge to just east of 480th Avenue S.E. Sections of the roadway may b...Read on...
Posted on: April 26, 2018

2018 Yard Waste Recycling Flyer

Please click on the link below for the 2018 Yard Waste Recycling Flyer .

Yard Waste Recycling Calendar

Posted on: April 25, 2018

Dispose of Old Medicines at City Hall This Saturday, April 28

National-Prescription-Drug-Take-Back-Day.jpg Get rid of unused or unwanted prescription medications this Saturday during National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Drop off is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at City Hall, 211 Main Avenue North in North Bend. On an ongoing basis, residents can drop off presc...Read on...
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Annual Kids’ Fishing Derby Set for May 5

Photo from Mount Si Fish and Game Facebook page Mount Si Fish and Game Club will be holding its annual Kids’ Trout Derby on Saturday, May 5th from daylight to 10 a.m. This free event will be held at the ponds behind the Snoqualmie Police Department at 34825 S.E. Douglas Street in Snoqualmie...Read on...
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Funds Available to Help Veterans and Seniors with Home Repairs

KC Housing.jpg Major home repairs can be costly, especially for those living on fixed incomes. Veterans and seniors who own homes in North Bend may qualify for financial assistance for necessary health and safety, building preservation and energy-related repairs. The ...Read on...
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Town Hall Meeting Held on Growth and Development

More than 50 community members attended a Town Hall meeting on Growth and Development at 6 p.m. on April 10 at the Mount Si Senior Center. The meeting offered a forum for providing information about state regulations governing growth and development and f...Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2018

Community Connections Newsletter - April 2018

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Check out this month's Community Connections newsletter with information about our Town Hall meeting on Growth and Development scheduled for Tuesday, April 10, pavement project scheduled for Wednesday on Mt. Si Blvd., new business owners in North Bend, Co...Read on...

Newsletter
Posted on: April 7, 2018

Pothole Repairs on Mt. Si Blvd. Scheduled Overnight on April 19

Sutter Paving will fill potholes on Mt. Si Blvd. in front of Mt. Si Chevron Deli & Car Wash overnight on Thursday, April 19, weather dependent. There will be partial road closures during the repairs and detours in place. Vehicles will have access to...Read on...
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Spring Recycling Event Scheduled for Saturday, April 28 at Mt. Si High School 9th Grade Campus

Recycling Event pic.png The City of North Bend and the Snoqualmie Tribe will host a Special Recycling Event on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Mt Si High School 9th Grade Campus, 9200 Railroad Avenue in Snoqualmie. King County residents may dispose of hou...Read on... Event Flyer
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Dispose of Old Medicines at City Hall on National Drug Take-Back Day

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The City of North Bend and the Snoqualmie-North Bend Police Department will participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 28 at City Hall, 211 Main Avenue North i...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2018

City to Hold Town Hall Meeting to Discuss Growth and Development on April 10

Join the City of North Bend for a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, April 10 starting at 6 p.m. at Mount Si Senior Center, 411 Main Ave. South in North Bend. This meeting is open to the public and will provide information about Growth and Development in North...Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2018

Funds Available to Help Homeowners Fix Up Their Homes

01-home-improvement.jpg Need your roof or furnace replaced? North Bend homeowners with low to moderate income may be eligible for 0% funding for necessary home repairs. King County Housing Repair Program provides assistance to homeowners for necessary health and safety, buildi...Read on...
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Community Connections Newsletter - March 2018

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Check out the March 2018 Community Connections Newsletter for upcoming events and meetings.

Community Connections Newsletter - March 2018
Posted on: March 14, 2018

New Weight Restriction Placed on Deep Creek Bridge for Public Safety

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Motorists will notice a new vehicle weight restriction on Deep Creek Bridge on North Fork Road, approximately 13.5 miles north of North Bend. King County has placed weight restrictions on 17 bridges throughout the county to prevent potential coll...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2018

Amateur Radio Emergency Services Seeking Team Members

The North Bend Amateur Radio Emergency Services Team is seeking licensed amateur radio operators and those interested in becoming licensed to join their team. North Bend ARES meets every Monday at 1800 hours (6 p.m.) for a radio Net. The second Monday o...Read on...
Posted on: March 12, 2018

Dates Set for 2018 Yardwaste Recycling Program and Special Recycle

The City of North Bend will begin the 2018 Yardwaste Recycling Program on Saturday, April 7. The program will run through October 20 and be open on select Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. – noon at the North Bend Public Works Shop, 1155 E. North Bend W...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2018

Emergency Response Training Open to Valley Residents

The cities of Snoqualmie and North Bend are offering the FEMA-certified Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program. The course starts on Saturday, March 31 at the Snoqualmie Fire Station, 37600 SE Snoqualmie Parkway. In this course, citizens are tr...Read on...
Posted on: March 8, 2018

Mayor Presents Annual State of the City Address

Mayor State of the City.jpg North Bend Mayor Ken Hearing delivered his 14th State of the City Address during the City Council meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6 at the Mt. Si Senior Center. Hearing’s speech focused on accomplishments over the past year and upcoming pl...Read on...
Posted on: February 21, 2018

Crowd Shows in Support as Fritz Ribary Named North Bend's 2017 Citizen of the Year

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It was standing room only as friends and family turned out in support of the 2017 Citizen of the Year. Mayor Ken Hearing and City Councilmembers honored Fritz Ribary as the recipient of this prestigious honor at the February 20, 2018 City Council Meeting ...Read on...

Posted on: February 14, 2018

Road Closure Planned On Stilson Ave. February 20 through 24 for Pavement Repairs

Stilson Avenue (432nd Avenue SE) will be closed Tuesday, February 20 through Saturday, February 24 for pavement repair. This work will include providing adequate road sub-grade, base-course compaction and a temporary asphalt lift. Due to the scope of the ...Read on...

Posted on: February 14, 2018

Eastside Fire & Rescue Welcomes New Board Members

Alan Gothelf.jpg Eastside Fire & Rescue is pleased to introduce the 2018 Eastside Fire & Rescue Board of Directors: • Board Chair, Alan Gothelf, City of North Bend Councilmember • Vice Chair, Ramiro Valderrama, City of Sammamish Councilmember ...Read on...
Posted on: February 14, 2018

North Bend Offers Wildlife Resistant Carts to Protect Garbage from Bears

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Bears spend a great amount of time searching for food and garbage is an easy source. Bears roaming around neighborhoods can be unpredictable and dangerous. And cleaning up after they tear into garbage can be messy and time-consuming.

The Washington Depa...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Temporary Road Closures Expected Along Maloney Grove Ave. SE Starting February 15

Clearing and grading has begun adjacent to Maloney Grove Avenue SE for the Maloney Grove 13 subdivision. As part of the homebuilder’s (Polygon) subdivision, improvements are being performed to the public water, sewer, and storm drainage systems ...Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Community Connections North Bend Newsletter - February 2018

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Check out the February newsletter with a construction notice, city council information and a new addition, Rumor Has It. Click here to read all of this and more: Community ConnectionsRead on...

Posted on: February 2, 2018

Open House Meeting Discussing Tennant Trailhead Park Plans Held January 24

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More than 40 people attended an open house to learn about plans for the future Tennant Trailhead Park on Wednesday, January 24 at the North Bend Train Depot. Citizens were encouraged to share their ideas for amenities and features for the 32-acre park at ...Read on...

Posted on: January 31, 2018

Construction on Mountain View Estates Subdivision to Begin Early February

Construction will begin early February at 885 SE Cedar Falls Way for the Mountain View Estates development project. The plat consists of construction of 11 lots. The plat process is comprised of three parts. Part 1 involves technical analysis, environm...Read on...
Posted on: August 9, 2017

City of North Bend Awarded Grant for New Downtown Roundabout

Park St. Roundabout plan The City of North Bend announced they have been awarded a $1 million grant from Puget Sound Regional Council for a new roundabout at North Bend Way and Park Street. The roundabout is slated to begin installation in the summer of 2018. The roundabout wil...Read on...