SeaTac City Councilmember Joel Wachtel Steps Down from Council Seat

  SeaTac, WA (May 27, 2020) – During the May 26, 2020 Regular Council Meeting, SeaTac City Councilmember Joel Wachtel (Position 2) announced he was stepping down effective May 31, 2020.  “I have to say, that the time I spent on the Council has been a wonderful time and I am proud of what weContinue reading “SeaTac City Councilmember Joel Wachtel Steps Down from Council Seat”

City Manager Speaks at Chamber Virtual Resiliency Summit to help our Local Economy Recover

May 22-In the midst of so much uncertainty in today’s economy, as businesses and communities attempt to navigate an increasingly volatile and changing market, the Seattle Southside Chamber has planned a gathering of industry experts and economists to help sift through the data at the PNW Resiliency Virtual Summit on June 24, 2020. This eventContinue reading “City Manager Speaks at Chamber Virtual Resiliency Summit to help our Local Economy Recover”

Cascade Warbirds Members to Fly in V-E Day Remembrance Flight

May 8- Friday, May 8, 2020 is the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe. The end of WWII for half the world. Cascade Warbirds members will be flying in a special formation over Puget Sound cities that day to commemorate the event. This is part of a national effort by the Veterans Airlift Command’s Tribute Wing andContinue reading “Cascade Warbirds Members to Fly in V-E Day Remembrance Flight”

Inslee extends ‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ through May 4

April 2-Gov. Jay Inslee announced a month-long extension of his “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” emergency order Thursday evening. The order, which banned all gatherings and temporarily shuttered non-essential businesses, will continue through May 4. “Epidemiological modeling from the University of Washington predicts we will have at least 1,400 deaths this year,” Inslee said. “We are yet toContinue reading “Inslee extends ‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ through May 4”

City Celebrates Census Day

April 1-We mark Census Day, April 1, to celebrate our community coming together to show its strength. Census Day is observed nationwide. By this date, every home will receive an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. Once the invitation arrives, you should respond for your home in one of three ways: online, by phone,Continue reading “City Celebrates Census Day”

Census Day Is Here – Make It Count!

April 1, 2020 – Today is Census Day, the day that determines who is counted in the 2020 Census and where they are counted. The U.S. Constitution mandates a census of the population every 10 years. Responding to the 2020 Census is easy, safe and important, and is key to shaping the future of communities. Census statistics areContinue reading “Census Day Is Here – Make It Count!”

Governor Inslee announces the Stay Home, Stay Healthy order.

March 23-Gov. Jay Inslee has issued a Stay at Home, Stay Healthy order in Washington state which will be effective for a minimum of two weeks. The order requires every Washingtonian to stay at home, except for people: Pursuing an essential activity, like shopping for groceries or going to a medical appointment. Getting takeout food. (Food deliveries alsoContinue reading “Governor Inslee announces the Stay Home, Stay Healthy order.”

U.S. Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham on Operational Updates

MARCH 18, 2020 — Less than one week ago, the 2020 Census fully kicked off, and invitations continue to arrive in mailboxes across the nation.  As of this morning, more than eleven million households have responded. America is stepping up to shape our future and ensure families and communities are counted. Beginning today, in support of guidance on what weContinue reading “U.S. Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham on Operational Updates”

City Facilities Temporarily Close to Public

March 13- Starting Monday, March 16, the City decided to close all City Facilities to the public. The public closure effects: City Hall Community Center Valley Ridge Community/Teen Center Maintenance Facility All City parks will be closed and gates at the park will be locked. The Parks Department will be closing all City park restrooms.Continue reading “City Facilities Temporarily Close to Public”

City of SeaTac COVID-19 Update

March 6-The City of SeaTac continues to monitor the latest developments with COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Since the initial case was discovered in King County, City leadership has met several times to collect facts and determine the next steps forward for the City. The City is making its decisions based on facts from Public Health Seattle KingContinue reading “City of SeaTac COVID-19 Update”