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    Mountains to Sound Greenway project nabs national award

    Bellevue has won a 2022 transportation project of the year award from the American Public Works Association for building a section of the Mountains to Sound Greenway in Factoria that features a…
    A cyclist uses the Mountains to Sound Greenway trail in Factoria, where bas-relief mountains decorate the retaining wall.

    Virtual open house May 3 on ‘multimodal concurrency’

    Comments invited on code change related to transportation improvements The city is changing the way it assesses transportation concurrency and is inviting the public to comment on a draft amendment…
    A man walks by a construction site in downtown Bellevue.

    Council Roundup: Long-range parks planning moves forward

    Plus, Vision Zero and Neighborhood Enhancement Program updates
    The Surrey Downs Park was just an idea in the Parks Plan before it was opened in 2019.

    Bellevue expands, adds traffic safety tools downtown

    Two new technology tools designed to make streets safer and more efficient are being installed this week at downtown intersections. They hold the potential for reducing deadly traffic incidents.
    Lidar identifies street users and their locations at intersections.

    City launches effort to better manage curb areas

    As competition for space heats up, public invited to comment for new plan Competition for curbside areas – the borders between streets and sidewalks – in downtown and other dense neighborhoods…
    A limousine is parked on a downtown Bellevue street.

    Leaders celebrate latest progress on regional trail

    Mayor Robinson, congressional representatives, praise Mountains to Sound Greenway City, state and federal leaders today marked the completion of the latest Mountains to Sound Greenway segment in…
    Group of people cutting ribbon on new Mountains to Sound Greenway Trail section

    Winter weather response wanes, flooding still a concern

    Thursday, Jan. 6 City of Bellevue crews responding to the recent bout of winter weather have now resumed their normal operating hours and are no longer running on 24/7 shifts. 
    plow on a Bellevue street

    Help make streets near schools safer

    As part of its Vision Zero transportation safety efforts, the city is inviting Bellevue School District students, parents and neighbors to help make walking and bicycling safer on routes near their…
    Photo of children crossing a street crosswalk with a school bus in the background

    Season of Cheer, Snowflake Lane return for holidays

    Bellevue’s Season of Cheer (formerly called Magic Season) starts today and will continue until Sunday, Jan. 9. Many of the festivities were cancelled last year due to the pandemic. 
    Snowflake-lane-above.jpg

    Walk to School Day returns Oct. 6

    After skipping 2020 due to students learning remotely, Walk to School Day returns to Bellevue on Wednesday, Oct. 6, with a record 16 schools participating, including three middle schools. The event…
    Students cross a street on their way to Newport Heights Elementary School.
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