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Christmas Tree Lighting Event will be Dec. 4 at SeaTac Community Center

Christmas Tree Lighting Event will be Dec. 4 at SeaTac Community Center

Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with friends and community at the annual Tree Lighting Event at the SeaTac Community Center on Thursday, Dec. 4 from 5:30 – 8 p.m. This is a FREE event... [Read more]

Homeowners could get break under SeaTac permit fee proposal

Homeowners could get break under SeaTac permit fee proposal

by Jack Mayne The City of SeaTac has kept many of the same city permit fee schedules since incorporation in 1990, and the City Council was last week briefed on proposed new permit fees and, in some cases,... [Read more]

City of SeaTac hosting Open House about future of the City on Wednesday, Dec. 3

City of SeaTac hosting Open House about future of the City on Wednesday, Dec. 3

The City of SeaTac will be hosting an Open House about the future of the City. “We want to hear your ideas,” reads an announcement. “Transportation, Housing, Parks, and others.” Everyone... [Read more]

Happy Veterans Day from The SeaTac Blog! Meet some local, historic Vets

Happy Veterans Day from The SeaTac Blog! Meet some local, historic Vets

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Publisher/Editor Happy Veterans Day from The SeaTac Blog to all Vets, active military and their families! In honor of this holiday, we encourage all our Readers to... [Read more]

ELECTION: School Bond reaches 58%, but district concedes that it will fail

ELECTION: School Bond reaches 58%, but district concedes that it will fail

King County Elections released the sixth round of results for Tuesday’s general election on Friday afternoon (Nov. 7), and the Highline School District Bond, while breaking the 58% barrier, will likely... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 6

SAVE THE DATE: Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 6

The annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the school campus at 4424 South. 188th Street. Here’s what to expect: Over 100 Booths of Hand-Made Items Christmas... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: Gregerson-led council shoves new tax up citizen’s arses…

The Cactus Speaks: Gregerson-led council shoves new tax up citizen’s arses…

[EDITOR'S NOTE: This column by Earl Gipson is a view of SeaTac city government. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff. We are seeking additional regular columnists... [Read more]

Utility tax approved by SeaTac Council despite citizen opposition

Utility tax approved by SeaTac Council despite citizen opposition

by Jack Mayne Despite pleas from citizens that the imposition of a gross utility tax would be harmful to residents living on fixed incomes, the SeaTac City Council approved it 5 to 2 at Tuesday night’s... [Read more]

Soundside Alliance Outlook Breakfast will be Wednesday, Nov. 5

Soundside Alliance Outlook Breakfast will be Wednesday, Nov. 5

The Soundside Alliance – a consortium of cities which includes SeaTac, Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, and Tukwila – will be holding an ‘Outlook Breakfast’ on Wednesday, Nov. 5 from... [Read more]

King County Council approves vital links to Lake to Sound Trail

King County Council approves vital links to Lake to Sound Trail

Legislation linking an important segment of the ‘Lake to Sound Trail’ that will connect the cities of Renton, Tukwila, Burien and SeaTac, before ending in Des Moines, received unanimous approval... [Read more]