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Bellevue is 'fairest of them all' with art events July 28-30

07/24/2017
You can see art, craft and design at ARTSfair, the Bellevue Festival of the Arts and the 6th Street Fair.
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Bike Everywhere Challenge in May

04/28/2017
Bike month in Bellevue expected to draw thousands
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Icy conditions expected Tuesday

12/05/2016
City crews plowed snow from some south Bellevue streets above 500 feet in elevation Monday morning
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Take alternate route to avoid delays on West Lake Samm

12/05/2016
City crews plowed snow from some south Bellevue streets above 500 feet in elevation Monday morning.
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Snow, colder temperatures in forecast

12/02/2016
Get ready -- It's been a long time since Bellevue got much snow
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30th annual Season of Sharing gift drive

11/23/2016
City employees will celebrate the start of the 30th Season of Sharing gift drive from noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, on the first floor of City Hall. The annual event benefits those in need.
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Snowflake Lane, Magic Season start Friday

11/22/2016
Magic Season begins its 20th season on Friday. Visitors to Bellevue's annual holiday festival should anticipate increased traffic downtown as people surge into the area to take part in the fun.
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Forum to help businesses with East Link construction

10/26/2016
The Bellevue Office of Economic Development and Sound Transit invite Bellevue businesses to learn about East Link light rail construction, consult with business resource partners and talk with city staff about key initiatives and projects at the Business Resource Forum on Nov. 14, 7:30-9:30 a.m., at City Hall.
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High winds coming; Fire, Parks cancel events

10/14/2016
With the first round of wind and rain winding down, emergency officials are advising residents to brace for the wallop of a potentially bigger, more damaging storm expected to arrive on Saturday.
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Sewer main work to impact Bel-Red Road

08/22/2016
To increase sewer capacity for anticipated growth, Bellevue Utilities will replace aging pipes along Bel-Red Road between 148th and 152nd avenues. Construction will begin Friday, Aug. 26, and last through the fall.
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Ramp meter for Coal Creek Pkwy onto I-405

08/15/2016
To improve traffic flow on Interstate 405, especially during peak commute times, the state Department of Transportation is adding a meter to the on-ramp from Coal Creek Parkway/Lake Washington Boulevard onto southbound I-405. Activation will be on Wednesday.
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Northup Way to close for 2 weekends

08/10/2016
Northup Way will be closed over the Aug. 13-14 and Aug. 20-21 weekends between Northeast 24th Street and Northeast 33rd Place to make way for installation of new detention pipes.
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Mid-summer road work update

07/22/2016
With several road projects ongoing or about to begin, it's time to update information that can help you get around town and minimize delays. Here's a rundown:
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Arts fair weekend July 29-31

07/21/2016
The last weekend of the month (July 29-31) will mark the 70th anniversary of Bellevue's original arts fair, which has multiplied to three events and become one of the city's biggest draws.
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Council Roundup: Sound Transit studies TOD in BelRed

06/15/2016
Also, water rates reviewed and moment of silence for Orlando shooting victims
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Roadway closures that could impact getting around town

06/15/2016
Road construction season rolls on with work on several busy roadways this week and next. Here's a rundown of the latest full and partial street closures for travelers to anticipate:
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Accessing City Hall during East Link tunnel work

06/07/2016
Starting June 13, a portion of 110th Avenue Northeast between Northeast Fourth and Sixth streets will be closed as Sound Transit's contractor for the East Link light rail tunnel prepares the soil beneath the roadway for tunneling.
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New programs, funding to encourage commute options

05/20/2016
Choose Your Way Bellevue, a city-sponsored effort to encourage commuting alternatives, is rolling out new programs to help employers and property managers provide options for employees and tenants.
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Latest bicycle wayfinding route completed

05/18/2016
Just in time for Bike Everywhere Day on Friday, May 20, the city's Transportation Department has completed the latest segment of bicycle wayfinding signs in Bellevue.
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Feedback sought on draft East Main station area plan

05/11/2016
The citizen advisory committee working with the community to develop a vision and implementation strategies for the area surrounding the future East Main light rail station is seeking the public's feedback on a draft plan.
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Revised parking rules, penalties take effect May 1

04/29/2016
New citywide parking regulations and revised penalties take effect on Sunday. Changes include:
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Overlay season kicks off on 112th Ave NE

04/28/2016
The unofficial start of road construction season gets rolling in May with projects that are part of the city's annual overlay program.
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Get a rolling start to 'Bike Month in Bellevue'

04/18/2016
May is Bike Month, but for Bellevue residents and employees standing on their pedals in anticipation, April offers some great events as well.
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Your input on ST3 wanted

04/13/2016
Sound Transit hosts public meetings and online survey
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Updated bike map, ped guide now available

03/28/2016
The city's Transportation Department recently updated both its Bellevue Bike Map and its Downtown Bellevue Pedestrian Guide. Both are available online (electronically) and in print versions.
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03/25/2016
Residents and others interested in improving a mile-long stretch of Southeast Newport Way,
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Rebuilt intersection at 120th and NE 8th now open

02/23/2016
One of the city's busiest intersections is now open to traffic after being rebuilt, streamlined and improved.
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Misaligned intersection to be fixed

02/05/2016
One of the city's busiest, most inconvenient intersections is about to get straightened out, literally, but before that happens crews must close some lanes to complete their work.
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Northup Way construction begins

02/03/2016
Next week, work begins on the construction of bike lanes and sidewalks on both sides of Northup Way between Northeast 24th Street and Northeast 33rd Place.
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Bellevue Transportation wraps up productive 2015

12/28/2015
The city's Transportation Department made substantial progress in 2015. In addition to maintaining hundreds of miles of streets and sidewalks, traffic signals and signs, numerous capital projects were completed.
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Snowflake Lane street closures start Friday

11/25/2015
Magic Season, Bellevue's annual holiday festival, will begin its 19th season on Friday. Visitors should anticipate increased traffic downtown as people head out for entertainment, food and shopping.
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Season of Sharing gift drive marks 29th year on Dec. 1

11/23/2015
City employees will host a kickoff for the 29th annual Season of Sharing gift drive to benefit those in need. The event runs from noon to 1 p.m., on Dec. 1, on the first floor of City Hall, 450 110th Ave. NE.
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Turn restrictions delayed until Nov. 23 for SE 8th St and 112th Ave

11/17/2015
To accommodate sewer improvement work, no turns will be allowed to and from 112th Avenue Southeast at the intersection with Southeast Eighth Street for a month beginning Monday, Nov. 23.
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Plan for delays around Bellevue Way and 112th

10/16/2015
From Oct. 26 to Nov. 11, the intersection of 112th Avenue Southeast and Bellevue Way Southeast will undergo traffic modifications to accommodate the continuation of sewer improvement work for the Bellefield Pump Station project.
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NE 4th extension now open

10/15/2015
In advance of the holiday shopping season, the city Thursday opened a four-block extension of Northeast Fourth Street, which extends the Wilburton arterial from 116th Avenue Northeast to 120th Avenue Northeast.
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Open houses to feature Eastside Rail Corridor

10/08/2015
King County and several Eastside cities, including Bellevue, are planning for the future of the Eastside Rail Corridor.
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Walk to School Day is Oct. 7

09/29/2015
Students, parents and teachers at several elementary schools in Bellevue will come together on Oct. 7 for the annual Walk to School Day
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Crews to reduce lanes on I-405, prepare for tolling launch Sunday

09/21/2015
The Washington State Department of Transportation announced that drivers on Interstate 405 this weekend should plan for major delays
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Closures on 120th NE

09/10/2015
From 7 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 14, to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17, 120th Avenue Northeast will be closed between Northeast Eighth Street and Lake Bellevue Drive.
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Walkers, bikers: ID imperfections with online mapping tool

08/27/2015
The city's Transportation Department is asking the public to identify unsafe conditions or behaviors in Bellevue's walking and bicycling network. Information gathered through a "wiki" mapping survey will be used to address locations where problems occur
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I-405 express toll lanes to open Sept. 27

08/20/2015
The state Department of Transportation announced today the new Interstate 405 express toll lanes will open on Sunday, Sept. 27.
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120th NE closure near NE 12th

08/07/2015
From Monday morning, Aug. 10, 7 a.m. until 3 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 13, 120th Avenue Northeast will be closed in both directions, so a large drainage pipe can be installed under the roadway.
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Public invited to comment on transportation alternatives

08/04/2015
Residents, employees and others who are interested in improving the transportation system in Bellevue are invited to comment on a draft Transportation Demand Management plan.
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Southbound lane closures on 112th NE

07/30/2015
Sewer main improvements being done by Bellevue Utilities will result in lane closures at times on southbound 112th Avenue Northeast, between Northeast Fourth and Sixth streets, the week of August 3.
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Open houses for two key transportation projects

06/22/2015
Open houses this week will give attendees an opportunity to see how two upcoming projects -- in the Bel-Red area and the Eastgate-Factoria area -- will help to reshape the city's transportation system.
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Closures on 120th Ave NE, Lakemont Blvd.

06/16/2015
Two busy streets in Bellevue will be closed, one for an extended period of time, beginning this week. Detours will be in place and travelers are urged to exercise caution.
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Two-week lane closure on 148th Ave NE

06/12/2015
To reduce flooding during major storms and improve system efficiency, Bellevue Utilities will replace a 12-inch stormwater pipe on 148th Avenue Northeast at Northeast 40th Street.
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Nightly closures of 120th Ave and NE 4th

06/05/2015
Starting Monday, night, June 8, through Thursday, June 11, the intersection of 120th Avenue Northeast and newly constructed Northeast Fourth Street will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., to conduct water main work.
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One-way closure on SE Newport Way extended

05/29/2015
The one-way detour on Southeast Newport Way between 150th Avenue Southeast and 152nd Avenue Southeast was recently rescheduled to the end in May
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Construction activities bring roadway closures

05/07/2015
Wilburton area residents and residents near Eastgate Elementary School should plan ahead for roadway impacts in May on 124th Avenue Northeast and on Southeast Newport Way, respectively.
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Bellevue joins national safer streets challenge

04/28/2015
The city has joined a nationwide Mayor's Challenge to improve safety for bicycle riders and pedestrians of all ages and abilities over the next year.
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East Main station area planning open house April 28

04/22/2015
The public will have an opportunity to provide input on ideas for potential land use and transportation changes in the area surrounding the future East Main light rail station at an open house on Tuesday, April 28, 5-7 p.m., at City Hall, room 1E-120.
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Bellevue gears up for Bike Month with new events

04/21/2015
More than 800 people who live or work in Bellevue participated in "Bike Month," the regional promotion of bike commuting, last year.
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Public hearing on Transportation Improvement Program

04/06/2015
The Bellevue Transportation Commission invites you to a public hearing on the proposed City of Bellevue 2016-2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)
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Lane closures on 120th

04/03/2015
Starting Monday, April 6, Puget Sound Energy will have lane closures on 120th Avenue Northeast near Northeast Fourth Street
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Streetscape enhancements for Wilburton

03/25/2015
The City of Bellevue is adding gateway signs, planted medians and other features to 124th Avenue Northeast to give the Wilburton arterial more of a neighborhood feel.
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Your input on transportation wanted

03/16/2015
Looking for a chance to give feedback on Bellevue's transportation systems?
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Lane closures on West Lake Samm Wednesday

03/16/2015
This week's weather forecast provides an opportune window for crews to pave along West Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast on Wednesday, March 18.
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Counting pedestrians and bicyclists to expand, improve options

03/13/2015
The City of Bellevue is a step closer to making pedestrians and bicyclists count more here, after installing automatic count systems on multi-use trails by Interstate 90 and State Route 520 this month.
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Bike lane coming to 108th and Main

03/12/2015
Construction on a new bike lane and median on 108th Avenue Northeast, just north of Main Street, begins on Monday, March 16.
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Feedback sought on Transportation Facilities Plan update

03/10/2015
Looking for a chance to give feedback on Bellevue's transportation systems? Do you see opportunities for improvement near your place of work or residence?
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Help shape the transit system of the future

03/02/2015
King County Metro is asking Bellevue residents and other King County residents to provide input during an intensive, long-range planning effort that will help determine what regional transit service will look like in 25 years.
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Weekend concrete pour to close multiple downtown streets

02/24/2015
Another huge concrete pour at the Lincoln Square Expansion project is scheduled for 12 a.m., Saturday, February 28, until 4 p.m., Sunday, March 1.
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New sidewalk for Newport Way at Eastgate Elementary

02/11/2015
Adding important pedestrian and bicycle amenities, the city will build a sidewalk and bike lanes on Southeast Newport Way between 150th and 152nd avenues, with construction beginning on Tuesday, February 17, and continuing through August.
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Utility pipe replacement to close NE 12th

02/10/2015
The City of Bellevue will replace stormwater pipes on Northeast 12th Street between 108th and 112th avenues beginning Tuesday, February 17.
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Huge concrete pour to close parts of Bellevue Way

01/23/2015
A large concrete pour for expansion of Lincoln Square will require closures of Bellevue Way and Northeast Fourth and Sixth streets the last weekend in January.
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New traffic signal at Lakemont Blvd. and Cougar Mountain Way

01/16/2015
Work is scheduled to begin the week of January 20 on improvements to the intersection of Lakemont Boulevard and Southeast 63rd Street/Cougar Mountain Way, and the intersection of Lakemont Boulevard and Southeast 62nd Street
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Half of city streetlights changing to LED

01/15/2015
The City of Bellevue and Puget Sound Energy are teaming up to replace half the city's streetlights with energy-efficient LED lights.
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Downtown construction requires Bellevue Way lane closures

01/13/2015
Construction continues on the Lincoln Square development, and it will require lane closures on Bellevue Way this month.
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Bellevue prepares for high wind possibility

12/11/2014
The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for the region, to be in effect from 4 p.m. today (Thursday, December 11) to 4 a.m., Friday.
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116th Ave NE overlay open house

12/03/2014
As part of its Overlay program and work plan for 2015, the city is considering the rechanneling 116th Avenue Northeast, from Northeast 12th Street to Northup Way, to better address the range of user needs.
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Year-long closure of Old Bel-Red Road begins next week

12/02/2014
Old Bel-Red Road (also known as Northeast 10th Place) will be closed between 120th Avenue Northeast and 124th Avenue Northeast beginning Monday, December 8,
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City staff to provide entertainment for Season of Sharing kickoff

11/25/2014
City employees will entertain and host the kickoff of the 28th annual Season of Sharing gift drive to benefit children, teenagers and families in need.
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Bellevue Way to close nightly for Snowflake Lane

11/24/2014
Bellevue's popular Magic Season is ringing in its 18th season on Friday, November 28, with a six-week run of festive holiday events through January 11.
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Weekend closure on 108th Ave SE

11/13/2014
108th Avenue Southeast will be closed between Southeast Second Street and Main Street, 9 a.m., Saturday through 6 p.m., Sunday.
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Planning a response to winter weather

11/10/2014
City staff recently briefed the City Council on the preparedness and response plan for extreme winter weather, which can include heavy rains, windstorms, snow and ice.
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Weekend closures on Bellevue Way NE and 106th Ave NE

11/10/2014
Bellevue Way will be closed to northbound traffic between Northeast Fourth Street and Northeast Sixth Street from 7 p.m. Friday through 9 p.m. Sunday.
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Weekend closure of I-405 North ramp

11/05/2014
Drivers who take the eastbound Northeast Eighth Street exit from northbound Interstate 405 should plan to take alternate routes Friday, November 7,
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Work on 112th Ave NE bike lane begins Monday

10/31/2014
The city will begin work Monday, November 3, on a new northbound bike lane along 112th Avenue Northeast through the Northeast Eighth Street intersection
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Bellevue designated as 'Walk Friendly Community'

10/28/2014
The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center has designated Bellevue a Silver "Walk Friendly Community" for its walkability initiatives and programs.
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Roads to close for Bellevue High's homecoming parade

10/22/2014
On Friday, October 24, expect temporary road closures to accommodate Bellevue High School's annual homecoming parade.
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Open house for East Main station area planning

10/21/2014
The public is invited to help kick off planning for the area surrounding the future East Main light rail station at an open house on Tuesday, October 28, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at City Hall conference room 1E-108.
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On The Move Bellevue: Your trip, your way

10/09/2014
With help from On The Move Bellevue, Bellevue workers, students and residents can make strides toward a greener way of travel by leaving their cars at home and taking the bus, walking, carpooling, vanpooling, teleworking or working an alternative work schedule that reduces commute days.
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Mascots to walk kids to school

10/03/2014
With Seahawks mascot "Blitz" and Bellevue’'s own traffic safety mascot, "Pedbee," cheering them on, students at Bellevue schools will celebrate International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, October 8.
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Transportation Commission vacancy

09/25/2014
The City Council is seeking candidates for a vacancy on the Transportation Commission.
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Next stage of 120th Avenue project begins Monday

09/10/2014
Contractors will begin making improvements to 120th Avenue Northeast between Northeast Seventh and 12th streets on Monday, September 15.
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Downtown street closures Saturday and Monday

09/05/2014
On Saturday, September 6, 110th Avenue Northeast will be closed downtown between Northeast Sixth and Eighth streets, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.
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Open House Sept. 4 for 120th Ave. NE project

08/29/2014
Business owners and residents living near the Bel-Red and Wilburton areas are invited to attend an 120th Avenue Northeast, Stage 2 (Northeast Seventh Street to Northeast 12th Street) Open House before construction begins later this month.
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Traffic delays on Factoria Boulevard south of I-90

08/13/2014
City crews are encouraging drivers to avoid traffic delays on Factoria Boulevard while they clean up oil that washed onto the roadway early Wednesday during a heavy rainstorm.
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Paving on 148th Ave SE and Lake Hills Blvd

08/12/2014
Next weekend, crews will start grinding and repaving 148th Avenue Southeast, along Lake Hills Boulevard, and along several side streets.
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520 closure this weekend

08/07/2014
The state Department of Transportation will close State Route 520 in both directions this weekend.
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Water main break and broken gas main in South Bellevue

08/06/2014
Bellevue utilities crews responded to a water main break Wednesday morning in the 14700 block of Southeast Allen Road, closing the street between 140th Avenue Southeast and 149th Avenue Southeast.
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I-90 to close for Blue Angels

07/30/2014
The annual Seafair festival begins when the pirates land the first week of July and ends with the Blue Angels flying over Lake Washington in a spectacular display of aeronautics.
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Choose Your Way Bellevue Commute Challenge

07/28/2014
Solo commuters invited to try new commute for one week for free
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Factoria Boulevard paving begins July 21

07/17/2014
Evening overlay work will impact traffic on Factoria Boulevard next week from Southeast 36th Street to Southeast 41st Place.
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Three lanes closing on westbound I-90 for a week

07/16/2014
Bellevue anticipates major traffic delays at several on-ramps when the state Department of Transportation (WSDOT) closes three lanes of westbound Interstate 90, between Bellevue and Mercer Island, beginning Friday, July 18, at 9:30 p.m., until Friday, July 25, at 5 a.m.
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Closure for NE 4th and 116th intersection

07/08/2014
The city will close the intersection of Northeast Fourth Street and 116th Avenue Northeast July 11-14, to replace pavement as part a project to extend Fourth Street to 120th Avenue Northeast. During the closure, drivers can expect the following adjustments:
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Pavement overlay begins on Factoria Boulevard

06/11/2014
Work will begin to repave Factoria Boulevard, from Southeast 36th Street to Southeast 41st Place, on Monday, June 16.
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New pavement for I-405

06/09/2014
The bumpiness, ruts and cracks drivers experience on southbound Interstate 405 through the heart of Bellevue will soon be a thing of the past.
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Two-week closure for Bellevue Way downtown

05/07/2014
A major expansion of Lincoln Square requires utility work (water, sewer and storm drainage) under Bellevue Way to meet growing demands now and into the future.
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Work on Bellevue Way, from 4th to 6th Street, starts April 28

04/25/2014
To accommodate future growth in the downtown area, existing utilities along Bellevue Way require updating.
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Main Street to close near 103rd Avenue NE

04/22/2014
The Main Street and 103rd Avenue intersection will be closed to traffic to repair and pave water line trench patches at the Bellevue at Main Street project.
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Hearing on transportation wish list

04/02/2014
The Transportation Commission will hold a public hearing April 10 on the city's proposed 2015-2020 Transportation Improvement Program, a kind of wish list of transportation capital programs and projects.
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East Link open house Tuesday

03/24/2014
Narrated 12-minute video provides a close look at East Link as final design efforts continue
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Road construction season opens with Eastgate overlay work

03/20/2014
Road construction season kicks off this month with the continuation of the city's annual Pavement Overlay Program, which is a cost-effective means of maintaining Bellevue's city streets.
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Bellevue Way ramp to SR 520 will close this weekend

01/22/2014
Crews with the state Department of Transportation will close the Bellevue Way westbound ramp to State Route 520 at 11 p.m. Friday, January 24, and reopen it by 5 a.m. Monday, January 27.
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Two Bellevue Way lanes near Main Street to close Saturday

01/21/2014
Bellevue Way will be closed to southbound traffic for a short stretch just south of Main Street on Saturday, January 25, from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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Brace for snow Friday morning

12/19/2013
Light snow is expected to develop after midnight Thursday to 8 a.m
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Frequent lane closures on 112th Avenue

12/19/2013
With ongoing development downtown, drivers may encounter periodic lane closures for truck staging on arterials
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Snow, freezing rain possibilities tonight

12/09/2013
As the weather turns warmer and wetter, snow may fall before turning to freezing rain later today and into Tuesday.
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Open house for Wilburton streetscape improvements

12/03/2013
Wilburton residents will have a chance to learn about streetscape improvements recommended for 124th Avenue Northeast between Main Street and Northeast Eighth Street
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Construction to extend NE Fourth

11/21/2013
As part of an effort to improve mobility between downtown, the Bel-Red Corridor and the Overlake area, the city plans to extend Northeast Fourth Street in the Wilburton area from 116th Avenue Northeast to 120th Avenue.
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Open house for SE Newport Way sidewalk/bike lane project

11/15/2013
The city is planning to add a sidewalk and bike lanes to Southeast Newport Way, between 150th and 152nd avenues, and residents can offer input on possible designs at an open house on Thursday, Nov. 21, 4:30-6:30 p.m.,
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Construction on NE 8th near Crossroads Park

11/05/2013
Road construction began this week on pedestrian-oriented improvements for Northeast Eighth Street between 160th and 164th avenues.
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Construction on 120th shutting down for holiday season

10/30/2013
Construction causing lane closures on 120th Avenue Northeast between Northeast Fourth and Eighth streets will be halted from mid-November to February due to winter weather and the holiday shopping season.
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Elementary schools to celebrate Walk to School Day

10/07/2013
Bellevue elementary schools will join schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day on Wednesday.
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Breast Cancer Walk to cause traffic delays near Downtown Park

10/04/2013
This Sunday, starting at 9 a.m. the annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk will start and end at the Bellevue Downtown Park.
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Lane reopens on improved West Lake Samm Parkway

10/02/2013
Long-awaited improvements to part of West Lake Sammamish Parkway, including a multi-use path for pedestrians and bicyclists on the west side and a paved shoulder on the east side, will be complete on Friday.
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South Kirkland park-and-ride garage open

09/17/2013
King County Metro Transit's new three-story garage at a busy Eastside park-and-ride near State Route 520 is open for commuters
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Open house on East Link Bel-Red stations

09/06/2013
With the design of the East Link light rail line along the Bel-Red corridor now approximately 60 percent complete, Sound Transit will hold an open house Tuesday at the Highland Community Center
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Open house focuses on major South Bellevue intersection

08/13/2013
The intersection at Lakemont Boulevard Southeast, Southeast 63rd Street and Southeast Cougar Mountain Way experiences extended queuing during the morning and afternoon commute periods.
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NE 2nd and 3rd places become one-way couplet for construction

08/09/2013
For more than a year, from Monday, Aug 12, through October of 2014, lanes on Northeast Second and Third places will be closed between 110th and 111th avenues to accommodate construction work at the Marriott Hotel.
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I-405 N shutting down this weekend

08/09/2013
Eastside travelers should start planning alternate routes for their weekend driving, as northbound Interstate 405 through Bellevue will shut down this weekend for critical repairs and maintenance work.
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98th Avenue NE to close for utility work

08/07/2013
Aug. 12 through Aug. 26, utility installations will require a complete closure of 98th Avenue Northeast between Northeast 18th and 21st streets.
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Downtown road closures for Spirit of Bellevue 12K

07/30/2013
The second annual Spirit of Bellevue 12K Run, 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run and Health & Wellness Fair is coming up on Sunday
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Open house about Eastside rail corridor

07/30/2013
King County is hosting an open house at City Hall Wednesday, 5:30-7:30 p.m., regarding the Eastside Rail Corridor.
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Open house for projects on Bel-Red's 124th and 130th avenues

07/24/2013
Two key Bel-Red thoroughfares -- 124th Avenue Northeast and 130th Avenue Northeast -- are slated for improvements
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Construction to start at Newport Way and 150th Ave SE intersection

07/15/2013
Tired of waiting for the light to change at the intersection of 150th Avenue Southeast and Southeast Newport Way?
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07/12/2013
Drivers are urged to spend a few minutes planning their route now to avoid unexpected time waiting in traffic this weekend.
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Open House for enhancements to Wilburton's 124th

06/17/2013
Businesses, neighborhood organizations, property owners and residents are invited to attend an open house and presentation on future streetscape enhancements on 124th Avenue Northeast south of Northeast Eighth Street.
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Town hall meeting on transportation funding

06/13/2013
Learn more and comment about funding for roads, bridges, highways and bus service at a town hall meeting on Wednesday, June 19, 5:30-6:30 p.m., at City Hall.
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Summer paving begins

05/31/2013
With the start of Bellevue's annual paving overlay program, the city road construction season unofficially kicks off early next week. This will be the 27th year of the paving overlay program.
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Widening 120th Avenue NE begins

05/22/2013
As part of an effort to accommodate expected growth downtown and in Bel-Red and Wilburton, the city next week will begin widening 120th Avenue Northeast to five lanes.
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Open houses on East Link design

05/13/2013
Sound Transit will host two open houses in the coming days about the design of segments of the East Link light rail line.
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Transportation Department earns 3 national awards

05/02/2013
The American Public Works Association has recognized three projects led by the city's Transportation Department with national awards, including two for project of the year.
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NE Fifth Street to close for 3 weeks

04/29/2013
Construction on Northeast Fifth Street in the Wilburton neighborhood, to add a crosswalk and landscaped medians, necessitates the street's closure in both directions until mid-May.
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East Link open houses coming up

03/22/2013
The City of Bellevue and Sound Transit will co-host a pair of open houses in the coming days on the East Link light rail project
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Detour on West Lake Samm begins March 19

03/14/2013
Drivers heading south on West Lake Sammamish Parkway will need to detour from the roadway beginning March 19
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