Evan Pappas

Port of Seattle grants fund economic development across the Eastside

2019 Port of Seattle funding supports economic development projects in Eastside cities.

 

Providence Point residents speak out in support for intersection improvements

Issaquah residents supported a traffic light on SE 43rd Street at a CIP public hearing on July 1.

 

Issaquah begins long-term planning for the future of parks

Long-term master plans for three major Issaquah open space areas are in the works.

 

Pilot chemical clean-up program will begin development in 2020

Issaquah, EFR, and the Department of Ecology will create a PFAS clean-up program in 2020.

Rep. Tana Senn talks about work done on housing in the legislative session. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Eastside legislators discuss 2019 legislative session in Snoqualmie

Elected officials gave some insight into the legislative session and what to look for in the future.

Rep. Tana Senn talks about work done on housing in the legislative session. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Issaquah considers new funding method for transportation improvement projects

Council has voted to assume the powers of the Transportation Benefit District to fund new projects.

Issaquah and Sammamish partner for watershed analysis

Cities will work together to develop a Laughing Jacobs Creek Basin Plan.

Encompass is among local nonprofit organizations that has received assistance from Issaquah’s Community Fund. Encompass provides opportunities for children such as early learning, pediatric therapy and family enrichment, according to its website. Courtesy photo

Community Fund program for Issaquah nonprofits open until June 28

Grant program provides financial support for upcoming projects.

Encompass is among local nonprofit organizations that has received assistance from Issaquah’s Community Fund. Encompass provides opportunities for children such as early learning, pediatric therapy and family enrichment, according to its website. Courtesy photo

Public hearing for 2020-2025 Capital Improvement Plan set for July 1

Issaquah has begun its update to the six-year Capital Improvement Plan for 2020-2025.

Eastside cities voice their support for gun violence prevention efforts

Issaquah, Sammamish and Snoqualmie mayors make official proclamations.

Issaquah secures funding from state legislature

The city of Issaquah has received funding for three major projects from the state legislature.

Citizens recognized at 40th annual Community Awards

Students, volunteers, and business owners received awards for their dedication to the community.

Community leaders remember Sally and Peter Jarvis

Community members shared their experiences with the Jarvis’ after they died in a collision on May 29.

The Issaquah Senior Center has partnered with the Mount Si Senior Center and Snoqualmie Valley Senior Center to pursue more than $400,000 in King County grant funding. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Eastside senior centers team up for King County grant funds

Senior Centers in Issaquah, North Bend, and Carnation apply for more than $400,00o in funding.

The Issaquah Senior Center has partnered with the Mount Si Senior Center and Snoqualmie Valley Senior Center to pursue more than $400,000 in King County grant funding. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

City council approves “Our Issaquah” strategic plan

The city council unanimously approved the “Our Issaquah” strategic plan at their May 6 meeting.

Issaquah Valley Trolley rides bring back railroad history

The Issaquah Valley Trolley has begun its summer round trip rides from the depot to Gilman Boulevard

Issaquah, EFR, Ecology, finalize report on PFAS in the city

A report on chemical impacts to the Lower Issaquah Valley is being finalized by the city.

Issaquah asks citizens what they want in a city administrator

The opinion of the citizens will play a factor in the hiring process of a new city administrator.

Issaquah residents file for November 2019 general election

Residents in the city of Issaquah and the Issaquah School Districts have submitted their applications to run for office this November. Four city council positions… Continue reading

Issaquah wants feedback on transportation improvements for the future of the city

Issaquah is hosting a survey to collect public comment on their upcoming Mobility Master Plan.