Welcoming Week Events, Senior Center Updates, Downtown Park Award, plus more

Redmond City News
Welcoming Week

It's Welcoming Week!

Join the City of Redmond in celebrating Welcoming Week. The City is hosting events all week that encourage connectivity and dialogue as part of a nationwide celebration of our country’s diverse cultures.

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Redmond Senior Center Updates

The Redmond Senior Center is closed for structural assessment. Activities and programs have been relocated for the week of 9/16 – 9/21.

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Road Closed

Road Closure Alerts

Be aware of the following road closures (weather permitting):

148th St. overpass at SR 520 and NE 24th St. will be closed 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. from Monday, September 16 through Friday, September 20 for construction related to Light Rail.

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The westbound on-ramp from SR 520 to NE 51st Street will be closed from 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 to 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 23 due to construction of the NE 51st Street Improvement Project.

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Buoyant at Redmond’s Downtown Park Earns International Recognition

Buoyant, the pavilion at Redmond’s Downtown Park received merit honors in the landscape category for the seventh annual CODA Awards. The awards are presented by CODAworx, Collaboration of Design + Art, an international hub organization for commissioned artwork in interior, architectural, and public spaces.

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Sound Transit

Sound Transit Wants Your Input

Sound Transit proposed significant express bus service changes affecting Redmond, including the introduction of service between Overlake and South Lake Union. Read more and provide your feedback by Oct. 7.

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Emergency planning with children

Teach Children What to do in an Emergency

Effective disaster preparedness requires the whole household. Make sure your kids know what to do in an emergency if they are at home or away.

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