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    Openings on Bellevue Network on Aging

    The City of Bellevue is recruiting eight new members for Bellevue Network on Aging, which supports healthy aging in our community. Interested candidates may apply by Friday, Oct. 1. The Network on…
    Members of the Network on Aging represent the group at a gathering.

    Swimming area reopens at Meydenbauer Bay Park

    The City of Bellevue has reopened the swimming area at Meydenbauer Bay Park following a closure due to high bacteria levels in the water.  Closure of the Meydenbauer Bay swimming area on Aug. 13…
    People swim and lounge at Meydenbauer Bay Park.

    Swimming area at Newcastle Beach Park closed

    The City of Bellevue closed the Newcastle Beach Park swimming area Thursday, Aug. 19, due to high bacteria levels in the water. Newcastle Beach Park is located at 4400 Lake Washington Blvd. SE.
    Swimming area closure sign

    Swimming area at Meydenbauer Bay Park closed

    The City of Bellevue closed the Meydenbauer Bay Park swimming area Friday, Aug. 13, due to high bacteria levels in the water. Meydenbauer Bay Park is located at 9899 Lake Washington Blvd. NE.

    Excessive heat, wildfire smoke in Bellevue

    For the second time this summer, the National Weather Service in Seattle has issued an excessive heat watch for western Washington. The heat watch is in effect Wednesday, Aug. 11, to 7 p.m., Saturday…
    A little girl checks out the waterfall at the Inspiration Playground at Downtown Park.

    Free movies return to Downtown, Crossroads parks

    Movies in the Park are back at Downtown Park on Tuesday, Aug. 10 and 17, and Crossroads Park on Thursday, Aug. 12 and 19, with seating starting at 7:30 p.m. and movies beginning at dusk. A 40-foot…
    A crowd is at Downtown Park to watch a summer movie.

    No lifeguards at Clyde and Chesterfield beaches

    Chism lifeguarded until Newcastle reopens Due to a regional lifeguard shortage, Clyde and Chesterfield beaches will not have lifeguards as the swimming season begins this summer. Visitors who do…
    Boys swim at Enatai Beach Park.

    4th of July fireworks return to Bellevue

    Preview of the 2021 edition of Bellevue's July 4 fireworks celebration

    Deadline extended for Youth Link Board applications

    Bellevue Youth Link is seeking seven high-school aged candidates and two adult Bellevue residents for vacancies on its board. Applications, initially due by June 14, are now due by 5 p.m., Wednesday…

    Downtown Park’s Northeast Gateway unveiled

    Downtown Park features a new Northeast Gateway, a pedestrian entrance with a plaza, water feature and seating areas that strengthens the connection between the park and Bellevue’s commercial district…
    Kelli Lagerquist with Plumb Signs puts the finishing touches on the signage at Downtown Park’s new Northeast Gateway.
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