You Spoke, We Listened, Join the Health Through Housing Community Meeting Tonight, Prepare for the Possibility of Wildfire Smoke, and more

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Your weekly update from the City of Redmond.


Following the recent updated recommendations from Governor Inslee, the CDC, and King County Public Health, face coverings are recommended inside city facilities regardless of vaccination status.

Redmond 2050

You Spoke, We Listened

You've shared your input on how you want the City to grow, look, and feel as we plan for the next 30 years with the Redmond 2050 project. Watch this project update video to learn how your feedback has helped shape the initial plans and priorities for Redmond's future.

View Redmond 2050 video

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Health through housing meeting

Join the Health Through Housing Community Meeting Tonight

Join City and King County staff tonight for a virtual community meeting from 5 – 6:30 p.m. Presenters will share information and answer your questions about the county's purchase of the Silver Cloud Inn for the Health Through Housing initiative, which provides supportive housing for people experiencing chronic or long-term homelessness. Participants can submit questions before the meeting via email to

Access the meeting here at 5 p.m. today 

Wildfire Smoke

Prepare for the Possibility of Wildfire Smoke

Conditions remain very dry in Washington, and smoke from wildfires is already impacting the Puget Sound area. With several weeks of summer's dry weather ahead, it's a good time to prepare for a possible increase in poor air quality from current or future fires in our region. 

Discover air quality resources and tips 

Recycling Event

Learn from Recycling Experts

Join the City of Redmond and Waste Management for a free virtual recycling workshop on August 12 at 7 p.m. or September 16 at 7 p.m. You'll learn what items go in your recycle, compost, and garbage, and have the opportunity to ask the experts all your recycling questions.

Learn more and register for the recycling workshop

Rockin' on the river

Enjoy Free Summer Concerts

The Rockin' on the River free summer concerts return on Friday, August 6, with the Petty Thief band, and Saturday, August 7, with Cherry, Cherry. Concerts begin at 6 p.m. on the great lawn next to Redmond City Hall.

Learn more about Rockin’ on the River 

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