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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


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: January 25, 2018

Suspect Sought in North Bend Bank Robbery

robbery suspect.png Snoqualmie Police Officers responded to a robbery today at the North Bend Bank of America at 128 Bendigo Boulevard South. The suspect is a white male, 6 feet tall, slim build, and wearing a white jacket with hoody, glasses, goatee, white beeny hat with r...Read on...
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Two Vehicle, Serious Injury Accident Blocking All Lanes Near Exit 31 on I-90 Eastbound

collission crop.png The Washington State Patrol reported that a serious injury collision involving a semi and a Jeep had blocked all lanes of eastbound I-90 near exit 31 in North Bend at approximately 3:25 p.m. The semi was carrying 12 vehicles. Commuters should plan to ta...Read on...
Posted on: January 19, 2018

City Council Members Sworn In During First Council Meeting of 2018

The re-elected City Council members were sworn in during a ceremony at Mount Si Senior Center, setting the stage for the upcoming four years. Mayor Ken Hearing administered the oath of office to incumbents Alan Gothelf, Ross Loudenback and Jeanne Petterse...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2018

Community Meeting to Discuss Tennant Trailhead Park Planning Set for January 24

The community is invited to an open house for developing a master plan for Tennant Trailhead Park from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, January 24 at the North Bend Train Depot. This is an opportunity for residents to provide input and suggestions for t...Read on...

Posted on: January 3, 2018

Construction on Maloney Grove Subdivision to Begin Soon

Construction will begin in the next few weeks along Maloney Grove Avenue SE for the Maloney Grove 13 subdivision. The subdivision, named MG13, consists of infrastructure construction of 13 lots. The subdivision process is comprised of three phases. P...Read on...
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Conversation is Brewing; Join Local Law Enforcement for Coffee with a Cop January 12

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Join Snoqualmie-North Bend Police Department, local officers from Washington State Patrol, Wildlife Enforcement and North Bend Mayor Ken Hearing for Coffee with a Cop on Friday, January 12th from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Pioneer Coffee, 202 West North Bend Wa...Read on...

Posted on: December 23, 2017

Tips for Snow and Ice Removal Preparation

Winter is upon us and the City is gearing up for snow removal. Follow these tips to make sure your streets are accessible for the plows. In the event of measurable snow, please move any vehicles or other moveable items on the street into your driveway. ...Read on...
Posted on: December 21, 2017

North Bend Names 2017 Employees of the Year and Recognizes Additional Staff

EOY photo for website.jpg In an unprecedented tie vote, The City of North Bend named two Employees of the Year for 2017; Jennifer Bourlin, Utilities Coordinator, and Larry Shaw, Lead Street Technician. These two employees received the same number of votes from their coworkers. M...Read on...
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Community Connections North Bend Newsletter - December 2017

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Check out the December edition of the City of North Bend Newsletter - Community Connections, for updates on City happenings and events. This final edition in 2017 includes photos from the Holly Days celebration, City Employees of the Year, City Council me...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2017

North Bend Floodplain News - Fall/Winter 2017

The Fall/Winter 2017 edition of the North Bend Floodplain News in now available!  The newsletter contains important information about the following:

  • North Bend's Local Flood Hazards
  • Flood Safety
  • Flood Insurance
  • Property Protection Measures
  • Natu...
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North Bend Floodplain News - Fall/Winter 2017
Posted on: October 6, 2017

Bear Sightings on the Rise; Take These Steps to Stay Safe

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As fall approaches, bear sightings are on the rise in Snoqualmie Valley. The best way to reduce bear activity and potentially harmful human-bear interactions is to eliminate attractants.

What are the Main Attractants? Garbage is the number one attract...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...