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Detectives arrested a man Tuesday after he posted a stolen bike for sale on Craigslist. A Seattle Police Major Crimes Task Force detective began investigating after the victim of a bicycle theft saw his bike advertised for sale on Craigslist. The victim’s bicycle had been stolen earlier in the day from a secured parking garage in lower Queen […]
Seafair Fleet Week, July 29 - August 2
Seafair Fleet Week honors the men and women of the military who proudly and courageously serve our country.
Seattle Art Fair, July 30 - August 2
The Seattle Art Fair showcases the vibrant culture and diversity of the Pacific Northwest.
Seafair Weekend, July 31 - August 2
From the Boeing Seafair Air Show to hydroplane races to the Hyperlite Seafair Wakeboard Experience, there's something for everyone at Seafair Weekend!
Umoja Fest 2015, August 1 - 2
The Umoja Fest African Heritage Festival celebrates and honors African American history, culture and community in Judkins Park
Primary election Video Voters’ Guide
Ballots for the Aug. 4 primary election are out, and with the launch of the 2015 primary election Video Voters’ Guide voters can hear directly from the candidates seeking to represent them.
Register for the Emerald City Open Water Swim
Join Seattle Parks for the annual Emerald City Open Water Swim on Saturday, August 15. Register before August 6 to received early bird discounts.
Public Hearing August 11 about the 2016 Stormwater Code Update
The meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. in Seattle City Hall Council Chambers. The draft documents of the 2016 Stormwater Code and other project applicability code changes are available for your review.
Shaping Seattle: Buildings, Putting Design Review on the Map
The Department of Planning and Development Shaping Seattle: Buildings map provides the locations and detailed information on active Seattle development projects that require Design Review.
Agreement will bring affordable housing to neighborhoods across Seattle
The Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda (HALA) recommendations include focused density and a path to 20,000 new affordable homes.
Seattle 2035: Draft Plan Published
The Draft City of Seattle Comprehensive Plan, released on July 8 by Seattle Department of Planning and Development, is available for public comment.
Free summer meals for youth
The program provides no-cost meals for kids and teens ages 1-18, weekdays until August 21.