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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Grant applications now accepted for tourism funds

Beer Fest

The City of Bothell’s 2018-2019 Tourism Grant Program, with $50,000 aimed at bringing new, original events and activities in and around Bothell, is now accepting grant applications. The program is designed to help non-profit organizations and municipal en...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Bothell City Hall Gallery features Megan Eckman

Megan Eckman artwork

The City of Bothell Arts Commission invites you to enjoy a new exhibition by Megan Eckman at City Hall, 18415 101st Ave NE in Bothell through Oct. 19. The exhibition is open during business hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

Eckman developed ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

City names Nik Stroup as Parks & Recreation Director

Nik Stroup

The City of Bothell has named Nik Stroup, a 22-year City of Bothell employee, as its new Parks & Recreation Director, effective July 16.“I firmly believe Nik possesses the leadership skills and operational experience to lead the Parks & ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Voters will decide Bothell’s Police and Fire Future

Police officer and firefighters

Public safety measures referred to November ballot

Bothell voters will be asked to decide on two ballot measures to support police and fire services and facilities in the November 2018 general election. At tonight’s regular City Council meeting, ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Westbound closure of Beardslee Boulevard to begin Tuesday, June 19

Beardslee Blvd closure map

6/14 Update

Beardslee Boulevard will be closed to all westbound traffic from NE 185th Street to 110th Ave NE starting Tuesday, June 19 for paving and reconstruction. This will be in effect 24 hours/day, seven days/week through mid-August, depending on weat...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Bothell residents: Time to weigh in on the need for major infrastructure projects

Pouring concrete

The City is undertaking several separate processes related to funding and community input is important in all of these endeavors.

Capital Facilities Plan and Transportation Improvement Program

Starting today through April 16, the City of Bothell wants to he...

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

Michael Kattermann to lead Bothell’s Community Development Department

Michael Kattermann

The City of Bothell has hired Michael Kattermann, AICP, as its Community Development Department Director. Kattermann will join the City on March 30.

“Both interview panels and the Community Development staff were very impressed with Michael’s experience, d...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Come enjoy the new gallery exhibition at Bothell City Hall

The Cow Ate My Homework by Dennis Wunsch

The City of Bothell Arts & Festivals Commission invites you to explore visual art at the new gallery exhibition at City Hall, 18415 101st Ave NE in Bothell. The exhibition features award-winning illustrator and Bothell resident Dennis Wunsch. His work...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

City Council preserves entire Wayne Golf Course in City’s largest parkland acquisition

Wayne Back 9

Deal saves more than $6 million from earlier purchasing proposals

At tonight’s regular Bothell City Council meeting, the Council approved the purchase of the Wayne Golf Course Back 9 for about $400,000. Together with last month’s action...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

City of Bothell announces Victoria “Torie” Brazitis as new Assistant City Manager

Torie Brazitis

Victoria “Torie” Brazitis will begin as the City of Bothell’s new Assistant City Manager on Dec. 28, 2017.   Described as a “star,” Brazitis has more than 11 years of experience in municipal management and public affairs.   

Tori...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Mathew Pruitt becomes City of Bothell’s new Human Resources Director

Mathew Pruitt

Mathew Pruitt, a Kirkland resident with nearly 14 years of experience in human resources at a variety of levels of government, will become the City of Bothell’s new Human Resources Director effective Dec. 27.

“Matt has a passion for loc...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Bothell City Council approves purchase of Wayne Golf Course Front 9

Wayne Golf Course

At Tuesday night’s regular City Council meeting, the Bothell City Council authorized the City to buy 49.9 acres of the Wayne Golf Course, known as the “Front 9,” by the end of this year for an estimated $3.4 million. The Coun...

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