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City of SeaTac issues statement on being ranked ‘7th most dangerous city’

City of SeaTac issues statement on being ranked ‘7th most dangerous city’

The City of SeaTac on Wednesday (Sept. 17) issued the following statement in response to a recent report that the city ranks as the “7th most dangerous” in Washington state: The City of SeaTac... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Candidate Forum Tuesday, Sept. 30: Gregerson vs Burrage

SAVE THE DATE: Candidate Forum Tuesday, Sept. 30: Gregerson vs Burrage

Mia Gregerson, left, will debate Jeanette Burrage on Sept. 30. Save the date fellow citizens: Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 7 p.m., for… WHAT: A forum featuring the two candidates running for State Representative,... [Read more]

‘Can Ferguson Happen Here?’ public forum will be Wednesday, Sept. 10

‘Can Ferguson Happen Here?’ public forum will be Wednesday, Sept. 10

King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove is sponsoring a community meeting called ‘Can Ferguson Happen Here?’ from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 10 at the Tyee High School cafeteria,... [Read more]

City of SeaTac seeking volunteers for advisory committees

City of SeaTac seeking volunteers for advisory committees

The City of SeaTac has vacancies on the Senior Citizen Advisory Committee and the Human Services Advisory Committee, and they’re seeking volunteers. These committees serve in an advisory capacity... [Read more]

FREE food being offered to Kids and Teens this summer; here’s where to go

FREE food being offered to Kids and Teens this summer; here’s where to go

The City of SeaTac, in partnership with other community organizations, is offering free food for kids and teens through Aug. 30 at various area locations:  Read More →

FAA approves Sea-Tac Airport’s Part 150 Noise Study

FAA approves Sea-Tac Airport’s Part 150 Noise Study

The Port of Seattle announced on Tuesday (June 24) that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved Sea-Tac Airport’s Part 150 Noise and Land Use Compatibility Study. The study is designed... [Read more]

Seattle sued over $15/hour pay

Seattle sued over $15/hour pay

by Jack Mayne With the $15 minimum wage already law in SeaTac and recently in Seattle, the first of what promises to be many lawsuits was filed in Seattle federal court on Thursday (June 12). There are... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: Everybody Dance

The Cactus Speaks: Everybody Dance

[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]

The Cactus Speaks: A Reversal of Fortune

The Cactus Speaks: A Reversal of Fortune

[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]

Open House for Angle Lake light rail station will be Thursday, May 22

Open House for Angle Lake light rail station will be Thursday, May 22

Come hear about construction progress on the Angle Lake light rail station and 1.6-mile elevated guideway. Preview the design of the station parking garage. Link light rail service to Angle Lake Station... [Read more]