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New European-inspired AC Hotel by Marriott Opens in Downtown Bellevue

New European-inspired AC Hotel by Marriott Opens in Downtown Bellevue

The European-inspired AC Hotel by Marriott, located in the heart of downtown Bellevue, officially opened its doors to guests on August 3rd. Modern and unique in its design, the AC Hotel, managed by Sage Hospitality, is part of a new breed of lifestyle hotels targeting creative and entrepreneurial-minded travelers. Within […]

Elementary School to Support Downtown Bellevue Breaks Ground

Elementary School to Support Downtown Bellevue Breaks Ground

Bellevue School District’s newest elementary school broke ground last week on July 19. The school will support about 650 future students from the downtown Bellevue and Wilburton neighborhoods, which will help overcrowding at Enatai, Woodrige and Clyde Hill elementary schools. The name of the new school will be Wilburton Elementary. […]

City of Bellevue Launches New Refreshed Website

City of Bellevue Launches New Refreshed Website

The City of Bellevue has recently launched a new website that’s intended to be mobile-friendly and have improved navigation. The previous iteration of the website was launched over 10 years ago, making it far overdue for a refresh. In preparation for the website redesign the City of Bellevue surveyed the […]

I-90 Express Lanes Now Permanently Closed

I-90 Express Lanes Now Permanently Closed

The I-90 express lanes going to and from Seattle are now permanently closed to vehicle traffic to allow for light rail construction. A new carpool lane going east and west has been added. These new lanes have been added to what were previously the lane shoulders, making for limited to no area […]

Top 10 Downtown Bellevue Network Articles for 2016

Top 10 Downtown Bellevue Network Articles for 2016

2016 has been filled with excitement and anticipation with so many downtown Bellevue projects nearing completion. Below are the top 10 articles for 2016 based on page views. Lincoln Square Expansion Tenant Announcements: Henry’s Tavern, Fogo de Chão, & Cinemark Reserve Report: Amazon Leases Entire Building in Downtown Bellevue UPDATED: […]

City of Bellevue Receives Grant from White House for Smart Cities Program

City of Bellevue Receives Grant from White House for Smart Cities Program

The city of Bellevue has received a $75,000 grant from the White House Smart Cities program to find methods to monitor and study city generated data from a central platform, to facilitate better efficiency and enhance communications with its community members. Moving forward, Bellevue is working with CH2M Engineering, an […]

Downtown Bellevue Network Launches Refreshed Version of Website

Downtown Bellevue Network Launches Refreshed Version of Website

You may have noticed that late last week we refreshed the look and feel of the Downtown Bellevue Network website. After almost 10 years (8 of those years with the most recent website) it was time for a fresh coat of paint to reflect the modernization and continued growth going […]