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    City responds to latest COVID surge with safety measures

    The city announced renewed measures today aimed at keeping the public and city staff safe as COVID-19 cases surge again due to the Omicron variant. “Omicron’s impact feels like a frustrating step…
    City, from the west

    Leaders celebrate latest progress on regional trail

    Mayor Robinson, congressional representatives, praise Mountains to Sound Greenway City, state and federal leaders today marked the completion of the latest Mountains to Sound Greenway segment in…
    Group of people cutting ribbon on new Mountains to Sound Greenway Trail section

    Winter weather response wanes, flooding still a concern

    Thursday, Jan. 6 City of Bellevue crews responding to the recent bout of winter weather have now resumed their normal operating hours and are no longer running on 24/7 shifts. 
    plow on a Bellevue street

    Bellevue Police to hold community update on reform efforts

    Virtual town hall will take place on Jan. 12  Chief Wendell Shirley (Interim) invites the public to a virtual update on the department's use of force policies following the completion of last year’s…
    Bellevue Police officers standing together

    Council Roundup: Lynne Robinson and Jared Nieuwenhuis win second terms as mayor and deputy mayor

    Plus, utility fee changes to support affordable housing and Environmental Services Commission appointment  At the first meeting of 2022, the City Council unanimously elected Lynne Robinson to a new…
    Mayor Lynne Robinson and Deputy Mayor Jared Nieuwenhuis

    Help make streets near schools safer

    As part of its Vision Zero transportation safety efforts, the city is inviting Bellevue School District students, parents and neighbors to help make walking and bicycling safer on routes near their…
    Photo of children crossing a street crosswalk with a school bus in the background

    Bellevue hosts virtual health fair on MLK Day 2022

    The City of Bellevue invites the public to register to attend the virtual 2022 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration and Health Fair. The Zoom event offers an opportunity to reflect, engage and take…
    MLK Health Fair image of Martin Luther King Jr.

    Council Roundup: East Main and Comprehensive Plan Amendments adopted

    Plus, public hearing on supportive housing legislation, stellar performance survey results, Human Services Commission appointment On Monday, the City Council unanimously adopted a package of code…

    Council Roundup: Crisis assistance early results

    Plus, affordable housing code amendment, East Main development discussion and convention center board appointments  On Monday, the City Council received a report highlighting the results of a pilot…

    City and HVAC expert MacDonald-Miller launch energy efficiency program for large buildings

    Clean Buildings early adopters can draw from $75M state fund Owners of large buildings in Bellevue can now make them more energy-efficient with help from the City of Bellevue and HVAC specialist…
    Bellevue's downtown skyline reflects on the water of Meydenbauer Bay.
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