In Support of Redmond Businesses, NE 40th Street Shared Use Path, Open Questionnaires, and Keep Your Produce Fresh

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Your weekly update from the City of Redmond.

Stay Informed on COVID-19

Visit for helpful resources, updates, recommendations and status of City services. Last week, Governor Inslee announced a pause on any county advancing in the Safe Start plan until at least July 28. Redmond and King County remain in Phase 2 of the Safe Start plan.

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In Support of Redmond Businesses

Be sure to use the What’s Open Eastside business directory for information on business operation status and together let’s all support our valued Redmond businesses.

Own a business? Complete the business data entry form to get your business listed on What’s Open Eastside, or apply for a free temporary outdoor dining permit and expand your seating capacity.

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Let's Connect

So Many Questions!

The City of Redmond values your input. Questionnaires are a great way to share your thoughts and make an impact. The following questionnaires are currently open at

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Design of New Bike and Pedestrian Connection Begins

Construction of the NE 40th Street Shared Use Path will not begin until 2023. However, over the next several weeks crews will be conducting field surveys including tagging mature trees so that the project can be designed to preserve as many trees as possible.

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Note Construction-related Road Closures

The following road closures are associated with construction of the Redmond Technology Station pedestrian bridge. Detours will be in place.

  • Eastbound SR 520 will be closed weeknights July 23-27 between 148th Ave NE and NE 40th St from 11 p.m. - 5 a.m.
  • 156th Ave NE will be closed to through traffic weeknights July 29 - August 7 between NE 31st St and NE 40th St from 9 p.m. - 7 a.m. Local access will be provided.

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Keep Your Summer Produce Fresh Longer

As many of us are eating at home more often, avoiding food waste is more important than ever. Did you know that basil keeps best on the counter with stems upright in a glass of water? Try these tricks to keep produce fresh.

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