Meet Your Neighbors and Elected Officials, An Update Regarding Vaccination, Give Input on Human Services Strategic Plan, and more

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Community Conversations

Meet Your Neighbors and Elected Officials 

Join the Mayor and the Redmond City Council for Community Conversations on Monday, November 8. A lobby reception begins at 6 p.m. and the Community Conversation meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. in Redmond City Council chambers. The event can be attended in person, or virtually via Teams meeting.  

Register to attend Community Conversations

Vaccine update

An Update Regarding Vaccination 

Following Governor Inslee’s Vaccine Mandate Proclamation and the encouragement of King County and their medical director, as of October 18, the City has ensured that all Parks Department Recreation staff who potentially work in school settings, and all uniformed members of the Redmond Fire Department who provide emergency medical services are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. 

Human Services Questionnaire

Give Input on Human Services Strategic Plan 

How do you think Redmond can become a stronger, healthier, and more resilient city? The City is preparing its next Human Services Strategic Plan and wants to hear from you. Please complete this 10-minute questionnaire and you’ll have the option to enter a raffle for a $50 prize.  

S&P AAA Rating for Redmond

City Receives AAA Rating  

The City recently refinanced two existing bond issues, securing a AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings. This is the highest possible rating, which is directly related to the City’s financial strength, strong liquidity, and financial policies. The City will save over $3 million due to lower interest rates. 

Register to vote

Register to Vote by October 25 

October 25 is the deadline to register to vote or update your registration online. Visit the King County elections website for details about registration and the election. Ballots must be postmarked or returned to a ballot drop box by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 2. 

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