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    Walk to School Day returns Oct. 6

    After skipping 2020 due to students learning remotely, Walk to School Day returns to Bellevue on Wednesday, Oct. 6, with a record 16 schools participating, including three middle schools. The event…
    Students cross a street on their way to Newport Heights Elementary School.

    COVID-19 Updates: Eviction moratorium extended through October

    In concert with county and state public health officials, the city is taking actions and making recommendations to help protect residents from the COVID-19 outbreak. Learn more on our COVID-19…
    Image of coronavirus with vaccine bottles in the foreground

    Wanted: Feedback on city’s new demonstration greenway

    The city’s first neighborhood greenway has opened on 165th and 166th avenues in East Bellevue, and we want to know what you think of the project, which aims to create a safer, more comfortable…
    Man and dog near mini roundabout

    Live, in-person arts event returns Labor Day weekend

    The city’s annual arts and crafts showcase returns this year for a scaled back, in-person version after the 2020 event was skipped due to COVID-19 precautions. 
    People peruse the offerings at the 6th Street Arts Fair in 2019.

    Start of in-person classes requires more vigilance by drivers

    Students in the Bellevue School District, grades 1-12, get back to in-person learning starting Wednesday, Sept. 1; the first day of classes for Issaquah School District students, some of who live in…
    Students cross a street on their way to Newport Heights Elementary School.

    Community celebrates safety upgrades for SE Newport Way

    Years of collaboration between residents in the Eastgate area and City of Bellevue officials capped off today with a celebration marking the completion of a major transportation improvement project…
    Community members with Now Open letters

    What are your transportation priorities? Let us know

    Questionnaire available as city creates new planning framework    The city is in the process of creating a new long-range planning framework to better guide transportation system investments. To…
    People walk across 106th Avenue Northeast.

    Yao street sign honors Bellevue’s sister city

    New honorary street signs unveiled Tuesday on Main Street, near the Bellevue Botanical Garden, pay tribute to Bellevue’s longest-running sister city relationship – at 52 years – with Yao, Japan. 
    Transportation workers install an honorary street sign celebrating sister city Yao, Japan.

    Vision Zero strategic plan completed

    The city has completed work on its Vision Zero Strategic Plan, which outlines how Bellevue will strive to eliminate traffic deaths and serious injuries on its streets by 2030. 
    Parents accompany kids on the walk to school.

    Navigation apps impacting Bellevue? Let us know

    If you think navigation apps such as Google or Waze are having an impact on our ability to safely walk, bike or roll in Bellevue, we have a channel for expressing yourself in a constructive way. …
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