Sep 25

Our New Normal? - Jennifer Phillips, Fall 2020

Posted on September 25, 2020 at 10:46 AM by Becky Range

I cannot believe it is already September. Dealing with COVID-19 as a short-term emergency was, in some ways, easy for us to mentally process.  We plan for emergencies, mobilize and quickly respond, emotionally ready for extra shifts and long days. But what now? Public health restrictions and closures seem unending and our budget is even more strained.  How do we adjust to this “new normal” that comes with so much indefinite uncertainty?  

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Sep 25

Testing Our Professional Courage - Jennifer Phillips, Summer 2020

Posted on September 25, 2020 at 10:43 AM by Becky Range

The past few months have truly tested our personal and professional courage, emotions and stamina. As cities around the country grapple with the challenges of a pandemic and racial unrest, I am even more committed to ensuring our organization prioritizes the public safety and well-being for each and every member of our Bothell community. 

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Sep 25

Former Wayne Golf Course Update, Jennifer Phillips, Spring 2020

Posted on September 25, 2020 at 10:43 AM by Becky Range

As the weather starts to warm up and days get longer, we’ll start to see more and more people out enjoying our many parks, open spaces, and trails. A favorite place for many to go is our 89-acre Former Wayne Golf Course. I believe the stretch of the Sammamish River Trail from the Park at Bothell Landing to the Former Wayne Golf Course is most beautiful and inspiring. How fortunate are we to have these amenities in our community? 

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